Fun Fact of the Day: The United States is home to more lighthouses than any other country. With more than 115 lighthouses along the Great Lakes, Michigan boasts the most lighthouses of any U.S. state.
On this Day in History in 1839: 1st recorded use of “OK” [oll korrect] (Boston’s Morning Post.)
Fun Fact of the Day: Japan’s anthem has the oldest words, written by an anonymous author in the ninth century.
On this Day in History in 1784: The Emerald Buddha is moved with great ceremony to its current place in Wat Phra Kaew, Thailand.