Rafed English

Did You Know? - Year - Part 1

  • Did you know the first Burger King was opened in Florida Miami in 1954
  • Did you know in 1878 the first telephone book made contained only 50 names
  • Did you know Coca Cola launched its 3rd product Sprite in 1961
  • Did you know instant coffee was invented in 1901
  • Did you know the naming of tropical storms and hurricanes officially began in 1953
  • Did you know Madonna and Michael Jackson were both born in 1958
  • Did you know Halley's comet passes the Earth every 76 years (the next time it will return will be 2062)
  • Did you know the Olympic flag was designed in 1913
  • Did you know the electric toothbrush was invented in 1939
  • Did you know the doorbell was invented in 1831
  • Did you know The first English dictionary was written in 1755
  • Did you know the tea bag was invented in 1908
  • Did you know plastic bottles were first used for soft drinks in 1970
  • Did you know the $ sign was introduced in 1788
  • Did you know the term 'disc jockey' was first used in 1937
  • Did you know volleyball was invented in 1895
  • Did you know Hawaii officially became apart of the US in 1900
  • Did you know New York's Central Park was opened in 1876
  • Did you know the first rugby club was formed in 1843
  • Did you know New Zealands first hospital was opened in 1843
  • Did you know the first metered taxi was introduced in 1907
  • Did you know the Chinese used fingerprints as a method of identification as far back as AD 700
  • Did you know the revolving door was invented in 1888
  • Did you know cars were first started with ignition keys in 1949
  • Did you know the lie detector was invented in 1921
  • Did you know the drinking straw was invented in 1886
  • Did you know the last Play Boy centerfold to have staples was published in 1985
  • Did you know artificial Christmas trees have outsold real ones every year since 1991
  • Did you know Diet Coke was introduced in 1982
  • Did you know Iceland was the first country to legalise abortion in 1935
  • Did you know originally in 1886 Coca Cola was introduced as an 'intellectual beverage' to boost brain power
  • Did you know the frozen foods were first introduced in the 1920.
  • Did you know the first parachute jump from plane was in 1918 over France
  • Did you know the dollar values on the board game Monopoly have been the same since 1935
  • Did you know the first paperback book was printed by Penguin Publishing in 1935
  • Did you know before 1863 the postal service in the US was free
  • Did you know the first taxi service began in New York in 1907
  • Did you know Pez was invented in 1927
  • Did you know the elevator was invented in 1850
  • Did you know the first toothbrush was invented in 1498

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