Mahatma Gandhi spoke English with an Irish accent, for one of his first teachers was an Irishman.
Aluminum used to be more valuable than gold!
46.5% of men say they ALWAYS put the seat down after they've used the toilet, yet women claim to ALWAYS find it up.
Around 85% of Italians are registered Catholics however less than a third of that are practicing members.
Most Zambians don't live to see their 40th birthday.
The videophone was invented by Bell Laboratories in 1927.
Rain falls at 11 km/h.
Disney World in Orlando, Florida covers 30,500 acres (46 square miles), making it twice the size of the island of Manhattan, New York.
A perfect SAT score is 1600 combined. Bill Gates scored 1590 on his SAT. Paul Allen, Bill's partner in Microsoft, scored a perfect 1600. Bill Cosby scored less than 500 combined.
La Paz, the capital city of Bolivia, is the highest capital in the world at over 17,000 feet (5,181 m).