Fun Facts About the Fourth of July

United States Census Bureau
May 14, 2013

Have you ever wondered how much money is spent on fireworks in the United States each year? Or how about who was the oldest signer of the Declaration of Independence? And did you know that two former U.S. presidents both died on the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence? Find these, and more fun Fourth of July facts in this article by the United States Census Bureau.

Please note: I reserve the right to delete comments that are snarky, offensive, or off-topic. If in doubt, read My Comments Policy.

  • Ben Farr

    Thanks Mr. Hyatt. I love fun facts and sadly would almost call it a hobby of mine.

  • mayceegreene

    Awesome awesome facts :D Thanks for sharing and may the 4th be with you :D

    Maycee Greene (LinkHelpers)