Sir Francis Drake was the first capitain to circumnavigate the world on September 26, 1580.
Sheep can recognize other sheep from pictures!
Winston Churchill was a stutterer. As a child, one of his teachers warned, "Because of his stuttering he should be discouraged from following in his father's political footsteps."
Donald Duck comics were banned in Finland because he didn't wear pants.
A newborn's skull contains gaps between its bony plates. In an adult, the jagged plates interlock tightly like a jigsaw puzzle.
The Italian peninsula is surrounded by five seas (the Adriatic, Ionian, Tyrrhenean, Ligurian, and Mediterranean).
In 1843, a Parisian street mime got stuck in his imaginary box and consequently died of starvation.
The native way to say I love you in Persian is Tora dost daram.
Whitby, Ontario has more donut stores per capita than any other place in the world.
About 500 movies are made in the US and 800 in India annually.