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Michelangelo illustrated his grocery lists so that his illiterate servants would know what to buy him.

Michelangelo illustrated his grocery lists so that his illiterate servants would know what to buy him. In these lists, he mentioned  "a herring, tortelli, two...

First class meals on Titanic consisted of up to 13 different courses. Each course had wine and lasted 4/5 hours.

First-class meals on Titanic consisted of up to 13 different courses. Each course had wine and lasted 4/5 hours. Passengers traveling in first-class enjoyed extraordinary...

Eunus, a slave magician joked on stage that he planned to overthrow the roman rule and become the king of Sicily. This led to...

Eunus, a slave magician joked on stage that he planned to overthrow the Roman rule and become the king of Sicily. This led to...

“Death from Laughter” is recorded as a genuine cause of death throughout the history in England. A man known to have died due to...

“Death from Laughter” is recorded as a genuine cause of death throughout the history in England. A man known to have died due to...

In 1784, Thomas Jefferson proposed a federal law to end slavery in all the US territories. But his bill lost in Congress by just...

In 1784, Thomas Jefferson proposed a federal law to end slavery in all the US territories. But his bill lost in Congress by just...

In the 1880s, the staff of Harvard Observatory frustrated their director. He said, “ My Scottish maid could do better than this”. Eventually he...

In the 1880s, the staff of Harvard Observatory frustrated their director. He said, “ My Scottish maid could do better than this”. Eventually, he...

Richard Nixon is the only American President in the history of the US elected twice as Vice President and President.

Richard Nixon is the only American President in the history of the US elected twice as Vice President and President. As a student, Nixon stood...

King Farouk I of Egypt or “Thief of Cairo”, would often disguise himself and shoplift in markets and stores. He even hired a professional...

King Farouk I of Egypt or “Thief of Cairo”, would often disguise himself and shoplift in markets and stores. He even hired a professional...

“Gloriana” a.k.a Queen Elizabeth I after the defeat of Spanish Armada said in one of her speeches “I know I have the body of...

“Gloriana” a.k.a Queen Elizabeth I after the defeat of Spanish Armada said in one of her speeches “I know I have the body of...

During the Renaissance, a young boy from Rome tripped and fell down a hole and found himself in the cavernous, subterranean rooms of Nero’s...

During the Renaissance, a young boy from Rome tripped and fell down a hole and found himself in the cavernous, subterranean rooms of Nero’s...

Roman statesman Marcus Varro predicted Microbiology over 2000 years ago. He wrote, “minute creatures which cannot be seen by the eyes”. They can enter...

Roman statesman Marcus Varro predicted Microbiology over 2000 years ago. He wrote, “minute creatures which cannot be seen by the eyes". They can enter...

Vasco Da Gama is the first European explorer to reach India. On his way, he came across a ship full of pilgrims on their...

Vasco Da Gama is the first European explorer to reach India. On his way, he came across a ship full of pilgrims on their...

In the 1800s, Hong Xiuquan, from China failed the civil service exam. He fell ill and had the time to read a Christian Pamphlet...

In the 1800s, a poor man from China failed the civil service exam. He fell ill and had the time to read a Christian...

Anne Frank was Gay! She wrote extensively about how she shared a bed with her friend Jacque and the urge to kiss her. She...

Anne Frank was Gay! She wrote extensively about how she shared a bed with her friend Jacque and the urge to kiss her. On...

During the great Irish potato Famine, Ottoman Sultan Abdul Mejid I, could not donate more than £1000 as he did not want to embarrass...

During the Great Irish Potato Famine, Ottoman Sultan Abdul Mejid I, could not donate more than £1000 as he did not want to embarrass...

The University of Oxford is nearly 700 years older than the USA, 400 years older than the English Language, 300 years older than Machu...

The University of Oxford is nearly 700 years older than the USA, 400 years older than the traditional English Language, 300 years older than...

When Lawrence Anthony aka “the Elephant Whisperer”, passed away in 2012, a herd of elephants arrived at his house in South Africa to mourn...

When Lawrence Anthony aka “the Elephant Whisperer”, passed away in 2012, a herd of elephants arrived at his house in South Africa to mourn...

The word “Utopia” is a pun. It originates from the Greek word for “good place” but also “no place”. It’s good, but it doesn’t...

The word “Utopia” is a pun. It originates from the Greek word for “good place” but also “no place”. It’s good, but it doesn’t...

CIA planned a false flag attack called Operation Northwood to justify war with Cuba. They called it “Justification for U.S. Military Intervention in Cuba”....

CIA planned a false flag attack called Operation Northwood to justify war with Cuba. They called it “Justification for U.S. Military Intervention in Cuba”....

“Knocker ups” used to walk the street in the morning and wake people up by shooting peas at their windows. They earned a good...

“Knocker ups” used to walk the street in the morning and wake people up by shooting peas at their windows. They earned a good...
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