Red, the colour of danger, strawberries, Coca-cola and blood. If it’s your favourite colour, check out these top facts about the colour red.
- Red also means “Beautiful” in Russian.
- The word “ruby” comes from the Latin word rubens, meaning “red”.
- The color red doesn’t really make bulls angry; they are color-blind.
- There are at least 23 different shades of red crayons.
- The red stripes on the United States Flag stand for courage.
- Chinese brides traditionally wear red wedding dresses for good luck.
- Seeing the color red can make your heart beat faster.
- As few as two percent of people in the United States have red hair.