Interesting Facts about United Kingdom

The great power country is a blend of culture, sports, music, academics and a magnetizing tourist spot. It has not just given the world its best people, movies and landmarks but has served as an inspiration of development, management and growth in all terms.

  • The U.K is an island nation consists of England, North Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
  • England is the biggest country in United Kingdom.
  • UK is the only country that does not have written constitution.
  • Sports plays a prominent role in British life .The UK has given birth to many sports .Soccer, Golf, Cricket, Rugby are some of them.
  • London has second largest library in the world.
  • The British Empire ruled more than 22% of the world landmass.
  • The World Wide Web is surely amazing invention that has tremendous influence on the world. British Scientist Tim Berners Lee invented it.
  • The U.K is the first industrialized country in the world.
  • UK is a world leader in Science and Technology. Television, Telephone, Train, The Steam Engine, Radar are some of the finest inventions of The U.K.
  • Newton, Stephen Hawking, Charles Darwin, Michael Faraday, Alexander Fleming are some of the greatest scientist of all time were born in The U.K
  • Windsor Castle famous for its architecture and longstanding Royal place of residence. It is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world.
  • Almost everybody heard about The Harry Potter books series, but almost no one heard the incredible zero to hero story of the author, J.K.Rowling. She is the first billionaire author from the U.K.
  • Queen Elizabeth ΙΙ is the world’s longest-reigning monarch in the world.
  • The Big Ben is one of London’s most famous landmarks. It does not refer to the clock. It refers the bell inside the clock.
  • Stonehenge is a unique prehistoric monument, lying at the centre of an outstandingly rich in archaeological landscape. It is even older than Egypt Pyramids.
  • London has the highest number of languages than any other country in the world.
  • United Kingdom’s official language English is the lingua franca of business, travel and international business.
  • University of Oxford, University Of Cambridge, Imperial College of London are some of the world’s best higher educational institutions.

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