Mother’s Day 2017: 22 Mother’s Day Facts That You Need To Know!!

Celebrate  Mother’s day with the lesser-known Mother’s Day facts that you should absolutely know.

Mother’s Day is celebrated every year to honor the mother in the family.

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1. The Mother’s Day behind Mother’s Day which we celebrate today was Anna Jarvis.

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2. Mother’s Day became an official holiday in 1914 in the United States.

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3. The first Mother’s Day was celebrated in 1908.

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4. The word mother starts with the letter “M” in many languages.

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5. 80% of moms say yes to having sex on Mother’s Day.

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6. Approximately 50 countries across the world celebrate Mother’s Day, but not on the same date.

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7. Greek mythology celebrated spring festivals in honor of the deity “Rhea”. She was the mother of many goddesses.

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8. Omikami Amaterasu is the Mother of the World in the Shinto religion. The Imperial family in Japan claim they are her heirs.

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9. A Russian laborer Valentina Vassilyev gave birth to 69 children from 1725 and 1765. She had 16 pairs of twins, 10 sets of triplets, and 4 sets of quadruplets.

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10. The “Mother of All the Living” is Eve as described in the Bible.

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11. J.K Rowling was a single mother and the series “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” which she wrote made her the first billionaire author.

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12. Carnation flowers are the most famous flowers given on Mother’s day.

Pink and red honor for moms around and white for those moms who have passed away.

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13. Mother’s Day is celebrated for 10 days in the month of October in India during a festival called “Durga Puja.”

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14. This Day is the 3rd most famous card-sending holiday in the U.S.

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15. The least favorite gift mom’s get on Mother’s day is “Appliances”.

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16. About 122 million phone calls are made to moms on Mother’s Day in U.S.A.

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17. Every mom’s first gift wish was “a trip to the spa”.

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18. Every second 4.3 newborns are born in the world.

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19. The UK celebrates Mother’s Day in march.

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20. Approximately $14 billion money is spent on Mother’s Day in the U.S.

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21. Scientific research has proven that there are really health benefits to receiving flowers on Mother’s Day.

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22. In the former Yugoslavia, kids would tie up their mother on Mother’s Day. In order to be freed, she had to pay them with treats.

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Mother’s Day 2017: 22 Mother’s Day Facts That You Need To Know!!

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