Arabic numerals are not really Arabic; they were created in India.
During his entire life, Vincent Van Gogh sold exactly one painting, “Red Vineyard at Arles”.
Bruce Lee was so fast that they had to slow the film down so you could see his moves.
Chocolate can kill dogs; it directly affects their heart and nervous system.
Camel’s have three eyelids.
The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp (marijuana) paper.
Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) was born on and died on days when Halley’s Comet can be seen. During his life he predicted that he would die when it could be seen.
Humans and dolphins are the only species that have sex for pleasure.
The shortest war in history was between Zanzibar and England in 1896, Zanzibar surrendered after 38 minutes.
It’s possible to lead a cow upstairs…but not downstairs.