On August 3rd in 1914 Germany invades Belgium & declares war on France in WW I.
The average lead pencil will draw a line 35 miles long or write approximately 50,000 English words.
Adriaan van der Donck was the first and only lawyer in New York City in 1653.
The word democracy is banned in online chat rooms in China.
In 1980, the city of Detroit presented Saddam Hussein with a key to the city.
Dollar bills are mostly made from cloths.
Snails breathe through their feet.
The U.S. has the highest dog population in the world. France has the second highest.
The MGM Grand Hotel of Las Vegas washes 15,000 pillowcases per day!
Akron was the first city to use police cars.