1. Tutankhamun's parents were brother and sister.
  2. The dialling code for Russia is 007.
  3. Nearly one in four American adults under the age of 65 has medical debt.
  4. Research shows that in terms of bite attacks against people, dachshunds, or wiener dogs, are more aggressive than pit bulls.
  5. Instagram data shows that Californians post the most driving selfies of any state population, while Mississippians post the least.
  6. The first stroke Michael Phelps learned as a kid was the backstroke, because he was afraid to put his head underwater.
  7. In 2009, a woman was fined $1.9 million for illegally downloading 24 songs. That's $80,000 per song.
  8. Jesse Owens real name was "J. C. ", but due to his strong southern accent people thought his name was Jesse.
  9. In 2012, a man tried to pay $137 traffic ticket with 137 dollar bills folded into origami pigs, delivered in two Dunkin Donuts boxes.
  10. The Nazis used captured civilians, who were chased across minefields, to detonate the explosives.
  11. The T-shirt was invented in 1904 and marketed to bachelors who couldn't sew or replace buttons.
  12. John Quincy Adams, the 6th U.S. President, took the presidential oath of office not after placing his hand on a Bible but upon a book of law.
  13. Lenin's testament stated that Stalin should be immediately removed from power because he couldn't be trusted to "use authority with caution."
  14. There is a "white man" café in Tokyo, where Japanese ladies ring a bell to summon tuxedo-wearing caucasians who respond with “yes, princess?” and serve them cake.
  15. Reindeer are one of the only mammals that can see UV light, allowing them to see lichen, polar bears against the snow, and urine trails.
  16. Wealthy ancient Egyptians slept with neck supports rather than pillows to preserve their hairstyles.
  17. The most disproportionately common physical injury diagnosis in New York is "knee injury."
  18. During the American Civil War, free black woman Mary Bowser took a job as a servant in the Confederate White House and served as a Union spy.
  19. Vatican City is one of six countries worldwide that ban abortion completely, even if the mother's life is in danger.
  20. Saint Drogo is the Catholic Church's patron saint of those whom others find repulsive, unattractive people, cattle, coffee house owners and deaf people.
  21. The average inmate at Alcatraz read 75-100 books per year.
  22. The British Standards Institution has a 5,000 word report on the correct way to make a cup of tea.
  23. In Slovakia, using the names Britain or Great Britain instead of the United Kingdom can land you with a €6,600 fine.
  24. When Picasso was interrogated by an SS officer about his painting Guernica, “Did you do that?” Picasso replied, “No, you did.”
  25. The Wars of the Roses weren't called that. Sir Walter Scott invented the name four centuries after the conflict.
  26. Humans speak more languages than there are species of mammal.
  27. Donald Trump had the worst poll approval rating at 100 days than any other President since 1945
  28. Learned helplessness is a condition in which a person suffers from a sense of powerlessness, arising from a traumatic event or persistent failure to succeed. It is thought to be one of the underlying causes of depression.
  29. There are people here named after ships that have visited Cuba. "Usnavi," from US Navy, is a famous case.
  30. Despite Americans owning more than 78 million dogs as pets, only about 30 deaths per year are attributed to dog attacks, fewer than bees.
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