Useless facts: Today: Dagen H - The day Sweden changed it's traffic from left to right-hand!
Useless fact of the week
Welcome to the fourth episode of my weekly fact series. Today we will take a look at one rather uncommon event - the day in which Sweden changed it's complete traffic from left-handed to right-handed.
In 1734 a regulation was enacted, determine the official traffic side in Sweden to left-handed. This wasn't a problem, until the number of automobiles increased rapidly. Most of the cars driven in Sweden had their steering wheel on the left side, causing …