15 Mind-Blowing Facts About France Everyone Must Know!

15 Mind-Blowing Facts About France Everyone Must Know!
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France is a beautiful country with many interesting facts and secrets to know. They have an unforgettable past and have acquired many amusing things that still exist in their present lifestyle. We assure that some of these points will make you like France, and you will wish to visit there!

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1. One can get married to a dead person in France, and it is called Posthumous marriage.

1. One can get married to a dead person in France, and it is called Posthumous marriage.

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2. France has a small village called Pussy and people living here are called Pussies!

2. France has a small village called Pussy and people living here are called Pussies!
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3. The percentage of people speaking French in Africa is more than in France.

3. The percentage of people speaking French in Africa is more than in France.
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4. A coffee in France can be more expensive, if you don't speak thanks and please.

4. A coffee in France can be more expensive, if you don't speak thanks and please.
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5. The beautiful city of Paris was actually a Roman City called Lutetia.

5. The beautiful city of Paris was actually a Roman City called Lutetia.
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6. France has the maximum number of time zones (12) in the world.

6. France has the maximum number of time zones (12) in the world.
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7. A condom vending machine is present in 96% of the high schools in France.

7. A condom vending machine is present in 96% of the high schools in France.
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8. In entire Paris, there is only one stop sign.

8. In entire Paris, there is only one stop sign.
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9. France is the most depressed country in the world with one in five people suffering from depression.

9. France is the most depressed country in the world with one in five people suffering from depression.
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10. A town named Condom exists in France, but there is no connection between the English word condom and this town.

10. A town named Condom exists in France, but there is no connection between the English word condom and this town.
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11. The licence plate was first introduced in France.

11. The licence plate was first introduced in France.
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12. It was not legal to consume potato in France between 1748 and 1772.

12. It was not legal to consume potato in France between 1748 and 1772.
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13. Louis XIX ruled France for just 20 minutes!

13. Louis XIX ruled France for just 20 minutes!
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14. If you are living in France, you can not name your pig Napolean.

14. If you are living in France, you can not name your pig Napolean.
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15. For 214 years until 2012, trousers were banned for women in France.

15. For 214 years until 2012,  trousers were banned for women in France.
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