Interesting Facts About France
Paris, the capital city of the country France is celebrated most for the Eiffel Tower, Napoleon’s tomb and Notre Dame. This city is also known as the world’s fashion capital. The very popular Statue of Liberty was created in France, and gifted to the United States of America. The face of the statue is sculpted similar to the face of Isabella Eugenie Boyer, wife of the manufacturer of the Parisian sewing machine, Isaac Singer.
The official language in France, French was also the official language of England for more than 300 years. The 1st of April originated as the fools day from France. When the country switched over to the Gregorian calendar people unaware of the change considered 1st April as the New Year’s Day. From that day onwards the fool’s day originated to mock them.
The French Open is a major global tennis tournament that takes place every year in late May and June. The French Open is one of four Grand Slam tennis championships and considered one of the most prestigious tennis events in the world. it takes place at Stade Roland Garros in Paris. The other three parts of the Grand Slam are the Australian Open, Wimbledon, and U.S. Open.
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