Sunday, June 23, 2013

Fact of the Day: The Other New York

The city of Toronto in Canada was originally known as the town of York. It was named in honor of Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany. Frederick was also the 2nd child and son of King George III. 

18 comments:

  1. Looks like his daddy.

    ALOHA from Honolulu
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  2. I thought you were going to talk about York in England but this is new for me. Very interesting fact, Adam. Kisses:)

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  3. Didnt knew that!
    Have a lovely Sunday :)

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  4. Very interesting, a new one to me. Thanks Adam!

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  5. Very interesting. I didn't know that!

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  6. It must very warn under that attire:)

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  7. what a fabulous outfit! I remember this fact from helping my son with History lessons way back!

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  8. Never knew that at my canadian mat. But when is New york, going to become old already? lol

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  9. lovely and simply perfect, you know im always like with your purposes!
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    xx

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  10. I have seen these type of paintings before but I can not imagine that people wear so many clothes.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  11. as usually interesting facts!
    Thanks for sweet comments!
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  12. Nice post

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  13. here is philippines, we have a place called new york also!

    It’s a GIRL Thing

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  14. well that's a new trivia for me

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