The United States one-cent coin, commonly known as a penny, is a unit of
currency equaling one-hundredth of a United States dollar. The cent's symbol is ¢
Little-known facts about pennies in circulation in the United States, including old
rare pennies and the Lincoln penny.
These little-known penny facts won't cost you a cent, but they'll definitely open
your eyes to how much you really know -- and don't know -- about pennies!
Jun 17, 2003 ... Check out these 13 facts about the penny. ... The U.S. Mint produces more than
13 billion pennies annually. There are more than 130 billion ...
The Lincoln penny was designed in 1909 in honor of his 100 th birthday. The
Lincoln penny was the first time a president had been on a coin. Previously, the ...
Mar 30, 2012 ... As Canada eliminates its pennies from circulation, explore surprising facts about
the one-cent coin.
Consumers and the government would lose if the penny were removed from
circulation. At the same time, the potential benefits that have been associated
Penny Myths & Facts · Congressional Action · Congressional Testimony ... The
one-cent coin, commonly known as the penny, was the first currency of any type ...
Basic facts about the penny and a brief history synopsis.
Lincoln Penny Facts. Lincoln cents have been in circulation since 1909, and
were the first coin minted by the United States to have a portrait. From 1909 to