Year: did you knows

  1. Before 1850 golf balls were made of leather and were stuffed with feathers

  2. The first crossword puzzle appeared in 1913

  3. The ice cream cone was introduced in 1904

  4. The first city to mint its own gold coins was Florence, Italy in 1252

  5. The first aluminum drink can was introduced in 1964

  6. The first drug that was sold as a water soluble tablet was aspirin in 1900

  7. Women were not allowed to vote in France until 1944

  8. The world’s first paved streets were laid in Rome in 170 B.C.

  9. The game of Tug-of-war was an Olympic sport from 1900-1920

  10. John Cadbury founded the Cadbury chocolate company in England in 1842 producing the first chocolate bar

  11. Franklin Mars invented the Snickers Bar in 1930

  12. The first ground vacuum packed coffee was first introduced in 1900

  13. Between 1931 and 1969 Walt Disney was awarded 35 Oscars

  14. Disneyland opened in 1955

  15. The 1st full length animated film was released by Disney Studios in 1937 (it was Snow White and the seven dwarfs)

  16. The hamburger was invented in 1900

  17. The hottest chile in the world is the habanero

  18. Hawaii officially became apart of the US on June 14 1900

  19. The dollar was established as the official currency of the US in 1785

  20. The supersonic Concorde jet made its first trial flight on January 1st 1969



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