Fun Thanksgiving Trivia

Fun Trivia about Thanksgiving | HTR

As we celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends, we would like to share some fun trivia about Thanksgiving; you never know, it might come in handy as conversation starters around the table!

  • 1621 is the year of the first Thanksgiving celebration
  • Every Thanksgiving, the current U.S. president pardons a turkey.
  • Macy's has put on a parade every Thanksgiving since 1924.
  • Thanksgiving is the biggest travel day of the year.
  • The foods eaten for Thanksgiving dinner haven't changed much since 1621.
  • Americans eat over 280 million turkeys every Thanksgiving.
  • Cranberries are native to North America.
  • There is an official Thanksgiving postage stamp.
  • The wishbone tradition is much older than Thanksgiving.

We would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving and hope you celebrate the holiday with family and friends.