• Humor

    Thanskgiving in few numbers…

    Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, the American holiday that combines with the word overmeasure. The proof in a few numbers… 1621. This is the date of the first Thanksgiving. The event celebrates the first harvest of the Pilgrim Fathers, landed from the Mayflower a year earlier. They owe their survival to the Wampanoag tribe, who taught them how to grow corn. It was not until 1863 that Abraham Lincoln made it a national holiday held on the 4th Thursday of November. 10. This is the number of countries around the world that celebrate Thanksgiving. 116.7 million. This is the number of American households celebrating Thanksgiving every year. 51 million. This is the…