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  • Hannibal had only one eye after losing the other to a disease he caught while attacking Rome.
  • There are about 5,000 different languages spoken on Earth.
  • The longest place name in Great Britain is that of a Welsh village: Gorsafawddachaidraigddan-
    heddogleddollonpenrhyn-
    areurdraethceredigion.
  • There is a band named A Life-Threatening Buttocks Condition.
  • All of Queen Anne’s 17 children died before she did.
  • Male monkeys lose the hair on their heads in the same manner men do.
  • Thomas Jefferson anonymously submitted design plans for the White House. They were rejected. He was the first president to be inaugurated in
    Washington, D.C.
  • Nick Mason is the only member of Pink Floyd to appear on all the band’s albums.
  • In certain parts of India and ancient
    China, mouse meat was considered a
    delicacy.
  • The plastic things on the end of shoelaces are called aglets.
  • Cleopatra married two of her brothers.
  • Maine is the toothpick capital of the world.
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