Who made cigarettes a thing?

1
Idella Feeney asked a question: Who made cigarettes a thing?
Asked By: Idella Feeney
Date created: Mon, Aug 16, 2021 6:44 PM
Date updated: Sat, Sep 17, 2022 4:13 PM

Content

Top best answers to the question «Who made cigarettes a thing»

A Frenchman named Jean Nicot (from whose name the word nicotine derives) introduced tobacco to France in 1560 from Spain. From there, it spread to England. The first report of a smoking Englishman is of a sailor in Bristol in 1556, seen "emitting smoke from his nostrils".

Your Answer