Fun Fact: Why New York City is Called The Big Apple

Fun facts about New York City

The Big Apple nickname for New York City dates back to its horse racing events in the early 20th century. The “Big Apple” was the biggest prize one could achieve.


3 Comments Add yours

  1. I didn’t know this!
    Thanks for sharing.

    All the best Jan


  2. mlouisebarbourfundyblue says:



  3. Interesting! Did not know this!


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