How many lights do you need on a Christmas tree?

Answer On One Hand: More Lights, More GlowWhile the number of lights needed on a Christmas tree depends on the type of lights you choose and the height of your tree, many decorators recommend using about ... Read More »

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What is the average number of Christmas lights on a Christmas tree?

The Christmas tree is the centerpiece of holiday decorations. The average number of lights on a Christmas tree is 200. The most well-known Christmas tree in the country -- the White House Christmas... Read More »

When were Christmas tree lights first used?

People would light candles and place them on the branches of evergreen trees during the 17th century. Electric lights were first used in the United States in 1882 when Edward Johnson hand-wired 80 ... Read More »

When was the first Christmas tree& lights?

The first documented Christmas tree was in Riga, Latvia in 1510. Town elders dressed in solemn black hats decorated a tree with paper flowers and then burnt the tree. Martin Luther is credited, by ... Read More »

When were electric lights first used on a christmas tree?

Electric lights were first used on a Christmas tree when Edward Johnson, who was an associate of Thomas Edison, began the tradition. In 1882, he wired 80 red, white, and blue light bulbs to a rotat... Read More »