7. Many Hanukkah dishes are fried! These include latkes (potato pancakes), sufganiyot (doughnuts), and kugel (egg noodle casserole).
8. Kwanzaa was created by professor Maulana Karenga in 1966 to celebrate African-American culture. It’s spelled with 7 letters… and lasts 7 days!
9. Kwanzaa is also defined by 7 principles: unity, self-determination, collective work and responsibility, economics, purpose, creativity, and faith.
10. Diwali marks the start of the Hindu New Year and it means “row of lights,” which is fitting because this holiday is known for colorful fireworks!