How Fast Would Santa Need To Travel To Deliver All His Presents?

24/12/2014 19:09 GMT | Updated 24/12/2014 19:59 GMT

Where did Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer come from? Why does Santa ride a sleigh? When was the baby Jesus actually born?

If you want to be the toast of the dinner table this Christmas, check out these ten unusual festive facts. Your family will be wowed by your unnecessary knowledge of historic traditions.