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Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts

Here you will find some really Interesting Facts which you never know. These Amazing Facts are well categorised. The categories which we have within Interesting facts are Animals Facts, Food Facts, Geography Facts, History Facts, Humans Facts, Inventions Facts, Language Facts, Miscellaneous Facts, Nature Facts, Sports Facts. All facts are really Surprising. Tell your friends about these facts and then ask them 'Did you know it', I am sure that the answer will be NO. Below is the latest Interesting Facts added to the site.

Inventions Facts
First Computer - Inventions Facts

The computer was launched in 1943, more than 100 years after Charles Babbage designed the first programmable device. Babbage dropped his idea after he couldn't raise capital for it. In 1998, the Science Museum in London, UK, built a working replica of the Babbage machine, using the materials and work methods available at Babbage's time. It worked just as Babbage had intended.

Sports Facts
First Modern Olympic Games - Sports Facts

The first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens, Greece in 1896. There were 311 male but no female competitors.

Miscellaneous Facts
Thirteen interesting facts about the number 13 - Miscellaneous Facts

1. Hospitals and hotels regularly have no room number 13.

2. Many cities don't have a 13th Street or a 13th Avenue. This city tempted fate.

3. If you have 13 letters in your name, you're said to have the devil's luck. Like, this guy (Charles Manson).

4. Many airports skip the 13th gate.

5. Airplanes have no 13th aisle.

6. Italians omit the number 13 from their national lottery.

7. More than 80% of high rises lack a 13th floor.

8. On streets in Florence, Italy, the house between number 12 and 14 is addressed as 12 and a half.

9. Traditionally in hangings, there are 13 knots in the noose and 13 steps leading up to the moment of death.

10. French President Nicolas Sarkozy may know that in France, socialites called quatorziens (fourteeners) make themselves available as 14th guests to keep a dinner party from an unlucky fate.

11. Many say the No. 13 pointed to the ill-fated mission to the moon, Apollo 13.

12. Tarot Card number 13 is the Death Card, depicting the Grim Reaper.

13. Some say that the Babylonian Code of Hammurabi (circa 1780 B.C.E.) is to blame for the No. 13 woes since the 13th law is omitted.

Food Facts
How Bees Make Honey - Food Facts

To make one kilo of honey, bees have to visit 4 million flowers, traveling a distance equal to 4 times around the earth.

Humans Facts
Eye pupil fact - Humans Facts

The pupil of the eye expands as much as 45 percent when a person looks at something pleasing.


Famous People Facts
Graham Chapman First Career - Famous People Facts

Graham Chapman, doctor:
Before Monty Python success, Chapman wrote for the BBC and worked on radio and TV series, with John Cleese and other future collaborators. But even before the entertainment business, the British actor and writer studied at the Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry. He met Cleese at this time, and together, the two wrote sketches together. While some sources say that Chapman did not practice medicine professionally, others say that he was a doctor for a few years before turning to show business full time.

Animals Facts
Baby Production - Animals Facts

A female oyster produces 100 million young in her lifetime, the typical hen lays 19 dozen eggs a year, and it is possible for one female cat to be responsible for the birth of 20,736 kittens in four years.

Sports Facts
First Olympic Race - Sports Facts

The very first Olympic race, held in 776 BC, was won by Corubus, a chef.








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