Saturday, June 24, 2017

Fact of the Day: Tunisia Alien Planet

In the Star Wars film series both Luke Skywalker and his father Anakin Skywalker grow up on a planet called Tatooine. The name for the planet comes from the film location of the town of Tataouine in the country Tunisia. 

7 comments:

Kay said...

That is so cool to know!

Christine said...

That is cool!

Pat Hatt said...

Never knew where they got the name from

Emmylou said...

Really? Did not know that! Would love to visit Tunisia someday.

stephen Hayes said...

I thought that planet looked Arabic but now I know the truth.

Martha said...

Pretty cool.

Fundy Blue said...

One of my all-time favorite movies, so of course, I knew Tatooine was Tataouine in Tunisia. Fun fact never-the-less.