During the 1860s, George Leclanche developed the dry-cell battery, the basis for modern batteries.
About 10% of Jewish households have Christmas Trees.
Midgets and dwarfs almost always have normal-sized children, even if both parents are midgets or dwarfs.
19th century tooth powder often contained porcelain, smashed coral or cuttlefish bone.
Hyenas regularly eat the feces of other animals!
In France, it is legal to marry a dead person!
The 1st comic strip was "The Yellow Kid," in the New York World in 1896. The cartoonist was Richard Felton Outcault.
Internet slang originated with the purpose of saving keystrokes and time.
India is the leading film making country in the world. More than twice as many films are made in India each year than in France, the third highest film producers in the world.
A person swallows approximately 295 times while eating dinner.