Amazing Facts You Never Knew About the White House
1. It Isn’t the Original White House
The White House has long been the home of the U.S. president and the location of countless momentous decisions and historic moments in American history But as well as you know it, how well do you really know the White House? It turn out that there are a number of surprising facts about the White House for example, did you know that its not the original White House, during an invasion in 1814, the British burned the White House down and 14 years after the original construction was finished, the same architect, James Hoban, was tasked with rebuilding. Other interesting facts are that its claimed a ghost lives there with many staffers, guests, presidents, and first ladies all having claimed to have experienced paranormal activity during their time there. Rumour has it that Abraham Lincoln’s ghost still haunts the home. Here are 9 amazing facts you never knew about the White House.