Americans favor 'Merry Christmas,' while Brits opt for 'Happy Christmas.' Here's how we got here.
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was born on April 21, 1926. But having a second birthday is one of the many reasons why it's good to be the queen.
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Alfredo Antonio Trujillo was one of the last babies born in 2021, and his twin sister Aylin was born 15 minutes later in 2022.
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Celebrate 20 years of Mental Floss with our new anniversary collection of products over at our store.
Celebrated author Patricia Highsmith, who was known for her psychological thrillers, believed that life "didn’t make sense without crime in it."
Betty White turns 99 on Sunday, January 17, 2021. Here's how 'The Golden Girls' star plans to make her big day memorable.
National Treasure™ Betty White broke barriers starring as an “elderly” woman on 'The Golden Girls' at the ripe young age of 63.
Dolly Parton has made a tradition out of leaving her Christmas decorations up through at least January 19.
What September lacks in major holidays, it more than makes up for in birthday parties—here’s why that could be.
Since 1955, the same starter has been providing Hobbs House Bakery in England with delicious loaves of sourdough bread.
While your parents were snapping a photo of you covered in birthday cake, the Hubble was snapping one of a dust storm on Mars.
Some people keep newspapers from their year of birth. Other people will want to know if 'Boss Baby' sold the most tickets that year.
James Dean made just three films before his death at age 24, but his impact on pop culture has lasted decades.
More than any other reggae artist, Bob Marley embodied the political righteousness and defiant joy inherent to the genre.
We’ve been adding an extra day to February since Julius Caesar overhauled the Roman calendar and implemented leap years in 46 BCE.
The 'Magnum, P.I.' and 'Blue Bloods' actor has had a career spanning six decades. He also batted for the Detroit Tigers in 1991.
Actor Paul Newman became a salad dressing magnate and accomplished race car driver before he ever won his first Oscar.
Use a technique embraced by department store workers in Japan to make gift wrapping a seamless event.