Today’s Trivia

Via europeantrips.org

Via europeantrips.org

 

Betty White currently holds the Guinness World Record for longest career in television at 65 years. (source)

 

The US purchased Alaska from Russia for USD7.2m, which in today’s dollars is about USD118m – less than what Real Madrid paid for Christiano Ronaldo. (source)

 

There is no such thing as a Brontosaurus – and there never was. (source)

 

Heroin was originally a brand name owned by Bayer but was lost to the company after WW1 and, along with Aspirin, became a generic name. (source)

 

The Tweety Bird cartoon character is a boy. (source)


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