The second person to survive going over Niagara falls later died from slipping on an orange peel.
There were a series of unidentified, underwater objects named “Quackers” during the Cold War.
The Soviet special forces were issued ballistic knives, capable of being fired up to 16 feet at up to 39mph, due to knife-throwing training being considered overly time-consuming.
The lion’s roar can be heard from 5 miles away.
It takes eight hours to mow the White House lawn.
The pain caused by kidney stone is worse than childbirth and gunshot wounds.
In 2005 a 13 year-old baby was born after cryogenics had kept it frozen as an embryo.