1. In an attempt to become a Rock Star, Charles Manson wrote a song that was later stolen by the Beach Boys.
  2. A man survived a fall from the Empire State Building after landing on a catwalk.
  3. Shakira was rejected from the school choir because the teacher thought she sounded like a goat.
  4. After World War I, there were so few men in Germany that only 1 in 3 women would find a husband.
  5. The word Graffiti is plural,
    and Graffito is its singular.
  6. In 2012, Lenovo's CEO received a $3 million bonus which he redistributed to about 10,000 of Lenovo's employees.
  7. Leonardo DiCaprio's name is Leonardo because his mother was standing in front of a Leonardo Da Vinci's portrait when he first kicked.
  8. There is a tree called Fruit Salad Tree that sprouts 3 to 7 different fruits in the same tree.
  9. Sony sold more than 12 millions of floppy disks in 2009.
  10. In 2000, Spain's Paralympic basketball team had to return their gold medals after nearly all of their players were found to have no disability.
  11. On April Fool's day of 2007, Google sent an e-mail out to its employees warning that a python was loose in the facilities. It wasn't a joke.
  12. In 2004, Samsung passed on the opportunity of investing in Android because they "didn't see potential" in it.
  13. Since all British passports are issued in the Queen Elizabeth II's name, she herself doesn't have one.
  14. 68% of the people suffer from Phantom Vibration Syndrome, the feeling that one's phone is vibrating when it's not.
  15. 47% of All Jobs Will Be Automated By Computers in 2034.
  16. Paris Syndrome is a psychological disorder, mainly suffered by Japanese people, caused after realizing Paris isn't what they expected.
  17. Winston Churchill's mother was American.
  18. The use of seat belts in the F1 wasn't mandatory until 1972.
  19. At age 10, Mussolini was expelled from a religious boarding school in Italy for stabbing a classmate in the hand.
  20. The Philippines has the slowest Internet speed in the entire Southeast Asian region with an average speed of 3.54 Mbps.
  21. On average, the brain burns 20% of the body's calories.
  22. In China, you can major in Bra Studies.
  23. The farthest flight made by a paper aircraft is of 69.14 m (around 226 ft).
  24. In Japan, KFC is a typical feast of Christmas Eve.
  25. The first Selfie was taken in 1839 by Robert Cornelius.
  26. The term "laser" is an acronym for "light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation".
  27. The name “Super Bowl” was originally inspired by the game “Super Ball”.
  28. In the '20s, the blue color was used for girls
    and the pink for boys.
  29. Internet Users Send 204 Million Emails Per Minute.
  30. Facebook earns an average of US$5.85 from every U.S. user.
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