• 91% of Americans eat turkey on Thanksgiving Day.
• The first thanksgiving lasted for three days, but now a days it is just a one day celebrations
• About 280 million turkeys are sold annually for Thanksgiving which is about 7 billion pounds of Turkey.
• The “jingle bells” was originally a thanksgiving song
• The day after thanksgiving is Black FRIDAY
• Thanksgiving is not just an American holiday. Canadians celebrate it as well but the only difference is they do it on the second Monday in October.
• Minnesota produces more turkey than any other state in America.
• The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is the drinking night.
• Benjamin Franklin always wanted turkey to be the official bird of US
• The parade was also originally called the Macy's Christmas Parade but was renamed the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in 1927.
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