#1 “Jingle Bells” was originally supposed to be a Thanksgiving song?
(Interesting Christmas facts)
“Jingle Bells” is one of the best-known and commonly sung American Christmas songs in the world. It was written by James Lord Pierpont and published under the title “One Horse Open Sleigh” in the autumn of 1857. Even though it is now associated with the Christmas and holiday season, it was actually originally written for American Thanksgiving. (source: Wikipedia)