How Henry Ford, founder of the Ford motor company and son of an Irish emigrant from Cork, stunned the American business world by shortening the working week to just five days and creating the 'weekend'.
It won't be unusual for many redheads to be spending most of the day hearing comments like "Oh, you're ginger? You must be Irish." But why is it so commonly believed that natural gingers have Irish heritage?
It is that time of year when we apply our fresh coat of green and go forth to proclaim our heritage to the world. Here's how to celebrate St Patrick's Day in Ireland and America: what to wear, the traditions and the facts.