Candy Canes are modeled after a shepard's crook.
The Grinch from Dr. Seuss' book "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" had a dog named Max.
The Star of Bethlehem led the Wise Men to baby Jesus.
Scrooge's dead partner from "A Christmas Carol" was named Jacob Marley.
It was an old silk hat that brought Frosty to life.
Charles Dickens penned "A Christmas Carol".
The poem "The Night Before Christmas" was originally called "A Visit from Saint Nicholas"
Electric Christmas lights were first used in 1895.
At Christmas, it is customary to exchange kisses under a sprig of mistletoe.
Poinsettias originally came from Mexico.
The 12 days of Christmas were December 26 to January 6.
Every snowflake has exactly six sides.