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Almost everyone loves holidays, yet surprisingly very little facts are actually known about the origins or history behind them. Seeing family on Christmas, trick-or-treating on Halloween, or exchanging gifts with your loved one on Valentine’s Day are traditions that have passed down through the ages, but what actually started these holidays?

Why do we celebrate things like Easter or St. Patrick’s Day? And why on earth do crazy holidays like Put A Pillow on your Fridge Day even exist? Find out all the facts about your favorite holidays and events (even the funny holidays you have never heard about) here at The Fact Site!

Levi Strauss Day | 26th February

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Few people know about Levi Strauss Day, but it takes place every year on 26th February. Huge fans of Levi Strauss and his ever-popular jeans are likely to acknowledge the day. But why does this historical designer have a day all to himself?

30 Facts About The Olympics

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Every 4 years nations across the world become riled up and suddenly develop a huge sense of patriotism, why? What causes this feeling? The Olympic Games. Here we’re going to look at 30 facts about this wonderful and downright mind-blowing experience!