Fun Fact: How Hollywood Got Its Name

Fun facts about Hollywood

According to Hollywood’s “founder” Hobart Johnstone Whitley, the name originated from a Chinese laborer saying he was “holly wood” which was bad English for “hauling wood”. The words hit him and sounded right for the new “town”.

Published by Adam (Neko Random)

Nerdy guy who loves video games, movies, history, tv, and trivia.

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