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Yet Another 10 Interesting Quick Facts

Yet Another 10 Interesting Quick Facts

Theodoros II November 20, 2014 0

Quick Fact 821: An Australian man, Don Ritchie, died in 2012 at the age of 86 from cancer. For the final 45 years of his life, he lived across the street from the most

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Top 100 Quick Facts

Top 100 Quick Facts

Daven Hiskey November 12, 2014 0

We haven’t done a quick fact round-up in ages, so here you go. What follows is the Top 100 Quick Facts (as chosen by us) on TodayIFoundOut. f

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10 More Quick Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

10 More Quick Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

Theodoros II October 24, 2014 0

811) 57 year old Remus “Sonny” Graham received the transplanted heart of a 33 year old man who had killed himself named Terry Cottle. Cottle’s wife, Cheryl, had recently decided to leave him. Her

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10 More Fascinating Quick Facts

10 More Fascinating Quick Facts

Theodoros II October 15, 2014 3

801) Nick Offerman, better known as Ron Swanson from the Parks and Recreation TV series, is a professional boat builder and has a side business as a wood craftsman. In 2008, he even released

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9 More Interesting Quick Facts

9 More Interesting Quick Facts

Theodoros II August 29, 2014 1

792: In 2011, a 17 year old Chinese man, Xiao Zheng, made headlines when he purchased an iPad and an iPhone.  Why was this newsworthy?  In order to be able to afford it, he

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Another 10 Awesome Quick Facts

Another 10 Awesome Quick Facts

Theodoros II August 27, 2014 2

782: At the young age of 15, Jim Carrey began working full time as a janitor to support his family who were living out of a VW van at the time after his father

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30 Random Quick Facts

30 Random Quick Facts

Noreen August 20, 2014 2

Embed This Infographic [Source: Today I Found Out

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Yet Another 10 Awesome Quick Facts

Yet Another 10 Awesome Quick Facts

Theodoros II July 18, 2014 2

While just about everybody’s heard of Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, there was a lesser known third co-founder of Apple, Ronald Wayne.  Among other things, Wayne designed the first Apple logo. Unfortunately for him,

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11 Interesting World Cup Football Facts

11 Interesting World Cup Football Facts

Theodoros II June 25, 2014 4

Text Version: Quick Fact 761: “Soccer” was once a popular name for Football in Britain in the sport’s earliest days. When the rules for the sport were first being defined, it was named “Association

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The Top 55 Quick Facts of the Year

The Top 55 Quick Facts of the Year

Daven Hiskey June 23, 2014 2

It’s been about a year since we did our last “Top Quick Facts” post here on TodayIFoundOut, so here are 55 of our favorites from all the quick facts we’ve posted since last summer.

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10 Quick Harry Potter Facts

10 Quick Harry Potter Facts

List25 June 3, 2014 2

Bonus Fact From the Archives: Daniel Radcliffe’s stunt double through the first six Harry Potter films, David Holmes, was paralyzed from the waist down during the sixth film while practicing a flying scene that

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Another 10 Awesome Quick Facts

Another 10 Awesome Quick Facts

Theodoros II May 23, 2014 2

Image via Everett Collection / Shutterstock.com Image via s_bukley / Shutterstock.com 741: Golden Globe winner Richard Harris, today perhaps best known for his role as Albus Dumbledore in the first two Harry Potter films

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10 More Quick Facts

10 More Quick Facts

Theodoros II May 19, 2014 8

Image via Randy Miramontez / Shutterstock.com Image via catwalker / Shutterstock.com Image via s_bukley / Shutterstock.com 731: In 1799, a young boy named Conrad Reed found a 17-pound “rock” while playing at a creek

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Another 10 Random Facts

Another 10 Random Facts

Theodoros II May 9, 2014 4

(Image credit: NASA/ESA) Image via Featureflash / Shutterstock.com 721: The “Hercules beetle” lives in the rainforests of Central and South America and is known for being able to lift more than 850 times its

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Even More Quick Facts

Even More Quick Facts

Theodoros II May 7, 2014 4

Image via: Helga Esteb / Shutterstock.com 711: According to Mike Tyson, his ex-wife Robin Givens was sleeping with Brad Pitt when Tyson and she were still married. Tyson stated in an interview about the

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Another 10 Fascinating Quick Facts

Another 10 Fascinating Quick Facts

Theodoros II April 28, 2014 4

701)  Love that “new car smell”?  You may be smelling beaver butt secretions, which you’ve also probably at one point or another eaten.  Secretions from beavers’ castor sacks located next to their anal glands

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Yet Another 10 Quick Facts

Yet Another 10 Quick Facts

Theodoros II April 15, 2014 6

lev radin / Shutterstock.com Featureflash / Shutterstock.com Image via @SirPatStew 1.  According to the Florentine Codex, among other sources, it is believed that the Ancient Aztecs were clean freaks, particularly compared to Europeans at

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10 More Random Quick Facts

10 More Random Quick Facts

Theodoros II February 17, 2014 3

Jon Le-Bon / Shutterstock.com Featureflash / Shutterstock.com carrie-nelson / Shutterstock.com meunierd / Shutterstock.com Text Version: Fact #681: There’s an urban legend that states that Coca-Cola was originally green in color. In fact, the original formula

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