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The history of Father Christmas

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The history of Father Christmas

Santa Claus. Kris Kringle. Father Christmas. St. Nicholas. The man behind St. Nicholas was a bishop who lived in the 4th Century in a place called Myra which as actually now known as Turkey. He was a very rich man due to his parents dying when he was very young and receiving his inheritance. He was much admired due to his kindness and piety. There are many legends for St. Nicholas but we don’t know which one is true! There was a poor man who had three daughters. He was so poor, he did not have enough money for a...

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