I hope you all had a safe and enjoyable 4th of July this year! Here is some fun trivia I pulled from the internet – how many do you know?
Where was the first celebration of Independence Day held?
How many times does the Liberty Bell ring every 4th of July?
Which famous document does Independence Day commemorate?
There has been one President born on July 4th – who was it?
Which President was the first to host a 4th of July celebration at the White House?
How many total people signed the Declaration of Independence?
How many hot dogs are consumed every 4th of July?
On the Declaration of Independence, who had the largest signature?
Which two Presidents died on July 4th of the same year?
What was the estimated population of the United States on July 4, 1776?
- Philadelphia, PA in 1777
- Declaration of Independence
- Calvin Coolidge (July 4, 1872)
- Thomas Jefferson in 1801
- 150 million
- John Hancock
- John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, in 1826 (fun bonus fact: this was also the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, which both Adams and Jefferson signed!)
- 2.5 million people; today, it is estimated to be over 334 million!