Christmas is celebrated all over the world commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ. Christmas season brings lots of joy and fun. Kids eagerly look forward to the arrival of Santa Claus, who they expect will bring them loads of presents. Find out how Christmas and the celebrations originated in this infographic.
Christmas dates back to more than 4000 years.Since then many events have led to the development of various traditions.
Movies such as A Christmas Carol, The Polar Express, How the Grinch Stole Christmas show the true spirit of Christmas for kids.
NORAD begins to track Santa using internet in 1955.
In 1923, National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in White House was started by President Calvin Coolidge.
Edward H Johnson invents the first Christmas lights.
“Jingle Bells” by James Lord Pierpont was earlier titled “One Horse Open Sleigh”.
The first Christmas tree was brought into the White House by President Franklin Pierce.
Alabama was the first US state to legalize Christmas.