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Happy Holidays: 5 Google Doodles of Christmases past

Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukah, Joyous Kwanzaa, Festive Solstice, Happy New Year. No matter what you celebrate this holiday season, Google wishes you Happy Holidays with a Google Doodle. 

While most Google Doodles honor or celebrate individual people, such as Leon FoucaultDouglas Adams, and Raymond Lowey and their accomplishments, this time of year, the search giant takes a moment to simply wish the world well.

Here's a look at 5 Google Doodles of Christmases past.

- Staff writer

This year's Google Doodle wishes searchers around the world a Happy Holidays. (Google)

1. On a one-horse open sleigh

The 2013 holiday Google Doodle is reminiscent of the age-old holiday song, "Jingle Bells," and features two children "dashing through the snow, in a one-horse open sleigh." 

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