First: did you knows

  1. The first Burger King was opened in Florida Miami in 1954 
  2. That the first MTV video played was ‘Video killed the radio star’ by the Buggles 
  3. In 1878 the first telephone book made contained only 50 names 
  4. The first sailing boats were built in Egypt 
  5. Hilton was the first international hotel chain 
  6. The first English dictionary was written in 1755 
  7. Plastic bottles were first used for soft drinks in 1970 
  8. The term ‘disc jockey’ was first used in 1937 
  9. The first train reached a top speed of only 8 kmh (5 mph) 
  10. The subject of the first printed book in England was about chess 
  11. The first rugby club was formed in 1843 
  12. New Zealands first hospital was opened in 1843 
  13. The first metered taxi was introduced in 1907 
  14. Cars were first started with ignition keys in 1949 
  15. Paper money was first used in China 
  16. Britain was the first country to use postage stamps 
  17. Iceland was the first country to legalise abortion in 1935 
  18. The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley’s gum 
  19. The first Lifesaver flavor was peppermint 
  20. The ancient Greeks first grew carrots as a form of medicine and not a food 


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