Jaw-Dropping Fact: Pink Used To Be The Colour Of Boys!

Pink… pink room, pink frocks, pink pillows, pink bag and  everything pink… sounds so pinky-pinky right? You must be feeling very girlish by reading everything about this colour. But do you know that earlier it used to be the colour of boys. Yes it’s true! In the 19th century England, ribbons or decorations were often worn by young boys. Boys were simply considered small men. While men in England wore red uniforms, boys wore pink.


5. Calming effect on criminals

In 1989, police in Huddersfield reported that research had shown that violent criminals could be calmed down by putting them in pink cells. And generally, men fall in “violent criminals” category.

Image Source: www.quora.com

Amrita Garg
I love solving puzzles, coz i'm a mystery myself. I'm an exploring addict cause getting in touch with nature gives me answers, sometimes...okay most of the times!