1. Anne Frank's father survived Auschwitz and died in 1980 of lung cancer.
  2. Nelson Mandela and Muammar Gaddafi were close friends.
  3. George Washington is the only U.S. president to have received 100% of the electoral votes.
  4. Revenue from digital music downloads and subscriptions outpaced CD sales in the U.S. for the first time in 2014.
  5. In 2015, Queen Elizabeth II became the longest-reigning UK monarch ever, surpassing Queen Victoria.
  6. In 2010, Finland became the first country in the world to make Internet access a legal right.
  7. The skin is 64% water, muscles and kidneys are 79%, and even the bones are watery: 31%.
  8. The last time somebody died from a spider bite in Australia was in 1981.
  9. Abraham Lincoln was shot on Good Friday.
  10. Elvis Presley
    a music class
    in High School.
  11. Galileo Galilei was Albert Einstein's favorite scientist.
  12. Liposuctioned human fat can be recycled as fuel.
  13. There are 106 people named Harry Potter in the U.S., according to the Census Bureau.
  14. Actor Michael Caine bought a Rolls-Royce before he passed his driving test.
  15. Amphibians can breathe through their skin as well as their lungs.
  16. Nelson Mandela slept on a thin mat on a stone floor for most of his 27 years in prison.
  17. Blue whales can get a tan.
  18. Research conducted on comedians and funny people have shown they are usually more depressed than average.
  19. Portions of Anne Frank's diary were removed because she described her intimate parts.
  20. The city of "New Amsterdam" was given to the Duke of York in 1664 as an 18th birthday present from his father. He renamed the city as "New York."
  21. The Netherlands is the world's largest per capita consumer of coffee, averaging 2.4 cups of coffee per person per day.
  22. In Japan, there's a 'Crying Sumo' contest, where wrestlers compete to see who can make a baby bawl first.
  23. Elvis Presley never performed outside of North America.
  24. Neptune emits more light than it receives from the Sun.
  25. There are 8 people named "Justin Bieber" in the U.S., according to the Census Bureau.
  26. "Apollo 13", "Armageddon", and "Around the World in 80 Days" are among the movies NASA keeps aboard the International Space Station.
  27. The Titanic's fourth funnel was fake. It was added to make the ship look more powerful and symmetrical.
  28. Research has shown that domestic cats never forgive. They fail to show signs of reconciliation like other animals do.
  29. Left-handed people are affected by post-traumatic stress far more than those who are right-handed, a research revealed.
  30. An individual horse has a peak power output of 14.9 horsepower.
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