April Fun Facts

Will Robbins, Staff Writer

Fun Facts!


  1. The Birthstone for April is a diamond.
  2. The zodiac signs for April are Aries (March 21 – April 19) and Taurus (April 20 – May 20).
  3. April 6 is national pillow fight day!
  4. Greenland is the world’s biggest island.
  5. The diameter of the Earth is 8000 miles.
  6. The olympics originated in Greece.
  7. China was the first country to use paper money
  8. 12% of an eggs weight is the shell.
  9. The name of shrek’s life is princess Fiona
  10. Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa.
  11. Americans consume over 15 million jellybeans on Easter.
  12. 1 in 4 sea turtles autopsied have plastic in their stomach.
  13. A human could swim through the veins of a blue whale.
  14. Banging your head against a wall for one hour burns 150 calories.