Did you know

Shakespeare invented the word ” assassination” and “bump.”

Marilyn Monroe had six toes on one foot.

Women blink nearly twice as much as men.

Right handed people live, on average, nine years longer than left handed people do.

The average chocolate bar has 8 insects’ legs in it.

The average human eats 8 spiders in their lifetime at night.

A rhinoceros horn is made of compacted hair.

It is impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.

The giant squid has the largest eyes in the world.

The longest one-syllable word in the English language is “screeched.”

All of the clocks in the movie Pulp Fiction are stuck on 4:20.

“Dreamt” is the only English word that ends in the letters “mt”..

Almonds are members of the peach family.

Winston Churchill was born in a ladies’ room during a dance.

The youngest Pope was 11 years old.

The world’s youngest parents were 8 and 9 and lived in China in 1910.

A snail can sleep for 3 years.

China has more English speakers than the United States.

The shortest war in history was between Zanzibar and England in 1896.Zanzibar surrendered after 38 minutes.

A polar bear’s skin is black. Its fur is not white, but actually clear.

The electric chair was invented by a dentist.

Did you know you share your birthday with at least 9 other million people in the world?

Banging your head against a wall uses 150 calories an hour.

On average, people fear spiders more than they do death.

The strongest muscle in the body is the TONGUE.

” I am.” is the shorest complete sentence in the English language.

The longest word in the English language is 1909 letters long and it refers to a distinct

part of DNA.

You can’t kill yourself by holding your breath.

Americans on the average eat 18 acres of pizza everyday.

Every time you lick a stamp, you’re consuming 1/10 of a calorie.

You know that you are more likely to be killed by a champagne cork than by a poisonours


The cruise liner, Queen Elizabeth II, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that

it burns.

There are two credit cards for every person in the United States.

Cat’s urine glows under a black light.

Leonardo Da Vinci invented the scissors.

In the last 4000 years, no new animals have been domesticated.

Babies are born without knee caps. They don’t appear until the child reaches 2-6 years

of age.

Nutmeg is extremely poisonous if injected intravenously.

The most common name in the world is  Mohammed.


Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike annually than all of the Nike factory workers

in Malaysia combined.






( ref;  The People’s Chronicle , India.16-12-2012 )



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