KFC sells “Christmas chicken” for Christmas in Japan, and it’s so popular that they had to start taking special orders.
A Japanese legend claims that Jesus escaped crucifixion, fled across Siberia to northern Japan, became a rice farmer, married, raised a family and died peacefully at the age of 114.
In 1997, 685 kids in Japan were rushed to hospitals after an intense Pokemon episode caused dizziness, vomiting and seizures.
Brazil is home to the largest population of Japanese people outside of Japan – more than both America and Canada.
During WWII a US congressman gave president Roosevelt a letter opener made from a Japanese soldier’s arm.
A Japanese man accidentally hibernated for 24 days in the cold without food or water.
A Japanese soldier stayed hidden for 29 years after WWII ended, not knowing the war was over.
Only one Japanese soldier was captured during the Attack on Pearl Harbor.