It’s almost easier to list what England hasn’t brought to the modern world than to list some things that it has, so here we go: flavorful food and stick-and-ball sports that make sense. Okay, so they’ve got shepherd’s pie and fish & chips. (You still can’t explain cricket.)
If you’re the sort who can trace their family tree back to the Battle of Hastings or you just want to give your bundle of joy a proper English name, check out our list of the top 100 sprog names in England for a cracking good baby name.
Source: Office for National Statistics – 2010