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30 Interesting Fun Facts-Part I

We bet you don't know these!

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    Anne Frank, Dr. Martin Luther King & Barbara Walters were born in the same year, 1929.
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    Anne Frank: Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images
    MLK: Off/AFP/Getty Images
    Barbara Walters: Getty Images for Ralph Lauren
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    North Korea and Finland are separated by only one country, Russia!
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    The Cookie Monsters real name is Sid!
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    Home Alone was released closer to the Apollo moon landings than today!
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    MaCaulay Culkin: Getty Images
    Moon Landing: NASA/AFP/Getty Images
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    Mammoths went extinct 1,000 years after the Egyptians finished building the Great Pyramids of Giza.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    Carrots were originally purple.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    New York is further south than Rome!
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    Oxford University is older than the Aztec Empire
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    Saudi Arabia imports camels from Australia.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    Russia has a larger surface area than Pluto.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    Strawberries aren't a berry at all, but a Banana is...
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    so are Avocados and Watermelon.
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    The Heart of a Blue Whale is so big, a person can swim through the arteries.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    Vending machines are twice as likely to kill you than a shark!
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    Vending Machine: Clear Channel Media & Entertainment
    Shark: Wikimedia Commons
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    Betty White is older than Sliced Bread...really!
    Photo credit: Getty Images
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    Cashews grow like this...
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    and Pineapples grow like this!
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    France was still executing people with the Guillotine when the first Star Wars film came out!
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    Not once in the Humpty Dumpty nursery rhyme does it mention that he's an egg.
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    The toy doll Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    Maine is the closest U.S. state to Africa.
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    Mr. Clean's full name is Veritably Clean.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    Hippo milk is pink, eww!
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    Armadillos nearly always give birth to identical quadrupletes.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    If you put your finger in your ear and scratch, it sounds like Pac-Man
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    Cleopatra lived closer to the invention of the iPhone than she did to the building of the Great Pyramids.
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    The name Jessica was created by Shakespeare in the play Merchant of Venice.
    Photo credit: Getty Images
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    Woody's full name, from Toy Story, is Woody Pride.
    Photo credit: Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images
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    The YKK on your zipper stands for "Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikigaisha
    Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
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    The Unicorn is the national animal of Scotland!
    Photo credit: Getty Images