Monday, 15 May 2017

Bikini Beginnings

The bikini was named after bomb tests at Bikini Atoll

The modern bikini was introduced and named by a French engineer called "Louis RĂ©ard" in 1946

He named it after the atomic bomb tests that were happening at Bikini Atoll - People were shocked and horrified by the atomic bomb, he wanted them to feel shocked and horrified about his swimsuit, too.

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