Fun Facts

Hi, thanks for stopping by today. I love hearing your comments each week. We learn some interesting things.

The word “y’all” dates back to at least 1631.

J.K. Rowling chose the unusual name “Hermione” so young girls wouldn’t be teased for being nerdy.

Hewlett-Packard’s (also known as HP) name was decided in a coin toss in 1939.

There are a total of 1,710 steps in the Eiffel Tower.

The names of the Pokémon Hitmonlee and Hitmonchan are based on Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan.





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