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Random Interesting Facts That You're Not Likely to Forget

Random Interesting Facts
Random interesting facts on all things worldwide, that you will not only find absorbing, but informative.
Naomi Sarah
Last Updated: Mar 12, 2018
We are encased in a world full of mystery, drama and extraordinary instances, that are interesting enough to put down as a factoid. Facts in general, are speculated acts or events, that observers and researchers, label as definitive, in terms of being real and constant. So we find ourselves looking for these innumerable facts, about things we wish we knew more about, and are fascinated to know more on as a particular subject. Here's giving you a glimpse of some of the most queer, yet enlightening random interesting facts.

List of Interesting Facts

Browse through these random facts to know more about small and big things you took for granted.
  • A shrimp's heart is in its head.
  • Americans eat about 18 acres of pizza a day in the US.
  • Kissing is said to be healthier than shaking hands.
  • Goldfish when kept in the dark, will turn white over a period of time.
  • The human brain consists of 80 percent water.
  • The largest hummus dish made weighed 10,452 kg in Lebanon.
  • The busiest day for plumbers, is one day after Thanksgiving.
  • America came up with the fortune cookie concept, not China, by a guy named Charlie Jung.
  • The human eye can detect 10 million colors.
  • Infants spend most of their time daydreaming than adults do.
  • Wrigley's gum was the first product to have its bar code scanned.
  • Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.
  • The two heads of a two-headed snake, fight with each other for food.
  • One packet of crisps is like drinking five liters of cooking oil within a year.
  • Cigarette lighters were invented before the match.
  • Cranberry Jell-O is the only real fruit jelly.
  • Battle plans by Napoleon were made in a sandbox.
  • On an average, about 437 questions are asked by a four-year old.
  • Peanut butter was invented by George Washington Carver.
  • A pound of refined sugar, takes 1 ton of water to prepare it.
  • 'Okina' are the 13 alphabets of the Hawaiian people (A, E, I, O, U, H, K, L, M, N, P, W).
  • Diet coke was not invented until 1982.
  • Snails can go without eating for three years, and sleep just as much.
  • Dolphins have to tell themselves to breathe, and can't do so reflexively.
  • It is not possible for a pig to look up at the sky.
  • If you force your eyes open when you sneeze, they could pop out by force.
  • Marilyn Monroe was found to have six toes.
  • A dentist invented the electric chair.
  • Almond nuts are a part of the peach family.
  • Dogs have 10 vocal sounds, while cats have a hundred.
  • The liquid inside a young coconut can be used as a blood plasma substitute.
  • The King of Hearts, is the only king without a mustache.
  • Da Vinci invented the scissors.
  • Sharks are the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
  • Dragonflies live up to 24 hours.
  • The hardest part of the human body, are one's teeth.
  • Elvis Presley had a twin brother, that died at birth.
  • The dot above the letter I is called a tittle.
  • A butterfly was originally called a flutterby.
  • Tom Sawyer was the first novel to be written using a typewriter.
  • If Arab married men refuse to pour coffee for their wives, they can file for divorce against their husbands.
  • You cannot kill yourself by holding your breath, except maybe pass out.
  • Americans use toothpicks more than floss.
  • Pogonophobia, is the fear of beards.
  • Second to petrol, coffee is the highest selling product internationally.
  • Monology is the study of stupidity.
  • George Washington was known to grow marijuana in his garden.
These random facts I'm sure perked you up. Check out these dumb facts to know more about the things that happen around us, and prepare to be even more baffled, and surprised with these unusual facts.
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Toothpicks in a plastic container
Butterfly on a flower
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Elvis Presley postage stamp
Before & After Smile Design
Coconut Water for drink in Green coconut
Dog and cat
USA Marilyn Monroe postage stamp
Dolphin jump out of the water in sea
Diet Coke
Illustration evolution concept of fire from matches to lighter
Venus planet
Gold fish in a bowl
Children standing upside down
Passports on world map
Evening in Varanasi
Polychrome Wall Relief, Tomb of Setau, El-Kab, Upper Egypt
Orange Shrimp