1. Jingle Bells was originally written about Thanksgiving.
2. The song Silent Night written to be sung a cappella.
3. The Christmas Song was written during one of the hottest summers on record.
4. Irving Berlin thought White Christmas was the worst song he had ever written.
1. Fact - It was originally called One Horse Open Sleigh.
2. Fact - the organ broke down in a German Church in 1818 , so a song was composed for the holidays that could be sung without it.
3. Fact - Mel Torme and Bob Wells who both wrote the song thought they would cool off by thinking about colder times and the holidays.
4. Fake - He thought it was the best song anyone had ever written. He had a bit of an ego.