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The Top 10 Things That You Did Not Know About Thanksgiving

10. Jingle Bells was originally a Thanksgiving song.

Written by James Pierpoint in 1857 ,the song was for children celebrating Thanksgiving. The original title was “One Horse Open Sleigh,” and it was such a popular song that it was sung again at Christmas. The song quickly became associated with the Christmas holiday season, so the title was officially changed in 1859.