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Whoopi Goldberg was Once a Phone Sex Operator

Whoopi Goldberg was Once a Phone Sex Operator

Daven Hiskey June 15, 2012 12

Today I found out Caryn Elaine Johnson, better known as Whoopi Goldberg, was once a phone sex operator. On the December 16, 2011 episode of “The View”, which Goldberg is a co-host of (since

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Whoopi Goldberg’s Real Name is Caryn Elaine Johnson

Whoopi Goldberg’s Real Name is Caryn Elaine Johnson

Daven Hiskey May 20, 2012 2

Caryn Elaine Johnson, better known as Whoopi Goldberg, chose the first part of her stage name from often being called “like a whoopee cushion” due to her fondness for frequent flatulence when performing.  The

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Kirk Douglas’ Real Name was Issur Danielovitch Demsky

Kirk Douglas’ Real Name was Issur Danielovitch Demsky

Daven Hiskey May 13, 2012 1

Kirk Douglas was born Issur Danielovitch Demsky.  His parent’s original surname was Danielovitch, but they changed it to Demsky when they immigrated to the U.S. in 1912.  When Douglas first started acting on Broadway,

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Jamie Foxx’s Real Name is Eric Marlon Bishop

Jamie Foxx’s Real Name is Eric Marlon Bishop

Daven Hiskey May 6, 2012 0

Eric Marlon Bishop, better known as Jamie Foxx, picked this somewhat androgynous name due to the fact that early in his career he noticed that female comedians, also known as comediennes, often got picked

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Marilyn Monroe was Not Even Close to a Size 12-16

Marilyn Monroe was Not Even Close to a Size 12-16

Daven Hiskey April 17, 2012 179

Myth: Marilyn Monroe was a size 12-16. From Roseanne Barr stating, “I’m more sexy than Pamela Lee or whoever else they’ve got out there these days. Marilyn Monroe was a size 16. That says

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10 Celebrity Facts You Probably Didn’t Know – Part 2

10 Celebrity Facts You Probably Didn’t Know – Part 2

Noreen April 13, 2012 11

Embed This Infographic: [Source: Today I Found Out] Click Here for Part 1: 10 Interesting Celebrity Facts

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Katy Perry’s Real Name is Katheryn Hudson

Katy Perry’s Real Name is Katheryn Hudson

Daven Hiskey April 2, 2012 0

Katy Perry’s real name is Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, but she created the stage name “Katy Perry” so as not to be confused with Kate Hudson.  Before she did this, she did release an album

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Eric Clapton was to Meet Up with Jimi Hendrix on the Night Hendrix Died; He was Also With Stevie Ray Vaughan On the Night He Died

Eric Clapton was to Meet Up with Jimi Hendrix on the Night Hendrix Died; He was Also With Stevie Ray Vaughan On the Night He Died

Daven Hiskey March 27, 2012 10

Today I found out Eric Clapton was to meet up with Jimi Hendrix on the night Hendrix died.  He was also with Stevie Ray Vaughan on the night he died. Clapton was good friends

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Charlie Sheen Once Bought 2,615 Tickets to a Major League Baseball Game so He Could Improve His Odds of Catching a Home Run Ball

Charlie Sheen Once Bought 2,615 Tickets to a Major League Baseball Game so He Could Improve His Odds of Catching a Home Run Ball

Jon March 7, 2012 4

Note: This is a guest article contributed by frequent TIFO visitor and owner of Daily Random Facts, Jon. Today I found out Charlie Sheen once bought 2,615 tickets to a single Angels’ baseball game,

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Mark Wahlberg was a Drug Dealer and was Charged with Attempted Murder Before Forming Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch

Mark Wahlberg was a Drug Dealer and was Charged with Attempted Murder Before Forming Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch

Daven Hiskey January 26, 2012 39

Today I found out Mark Wahlberg was a drug dealer and was tried for attempted murder before forming Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. Wahlberg, born the youngest of nine children all living in

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Weird Al Yankovic has a Degree in Architecture

Weird Al Yankovic has a Degree in Architecture

Daven Hiskey November 10, 2011 1

##EMBED## Weird Al Yankovic has a degree in architecture.  After graduating from college with that degree, Weird Al decided he didn’t like architecture and so applied for a job at McDonald’s, but was ultimately

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“Uncle Phil” was the voice of James Rhodes in the 1990s Iron Man Series

“Uncle Phil” was the voice of James Rhodes in the 1990s Iron Man Series

Daven Hiskey November 4, 2011 0

##EMBED## Uncle Phil, also occasionally known as James Avery in the real world,  was also the voice of James Rhodes in the 1990s Iron Man series.  Along with that, he was also the voice

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Michael J. Fox’s Humble Beginnings to His Career

Michael J. Fox’s Humble Beginnings to His Career

Daven Hiskey November 2, 2011 0

##EMBED## When Michael J Fox auditioned for the role of Alex on Family Ties, he was completely broke. At that point, he had sold almost everything her owned to make ends meet and had

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Keanu Reeves’ Donated Most of His Matrix Earnings

Keanu Reeves’ Donated Most of His Matrix Earnings

Daven Hiskey October 2, 2011 1

##EMBED## Keanu Reeves donated about 75 million dollars from his Matrix earnings to the costume and special effects teams who worked on the films. Sources and More Interesting Keanu Reeves Facts

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10 Interesting Celebrity Facts

10 Interesting Celebrity Facts

Noreen May 23, 2011 14

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