10 facts U would like to know
1.The only person who's birthday is a legal holiday all across the U.S. is George Washington.
2.Crocodiles have a longer, thinner snout and are a lighter in color than alligators.
3.A jiffy is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second. Thus the saying, I will be there in a jiffy.
4.Thomas Edison is the third most prolific inventor in history, holding 1,093 US patents in his name.
5.If you?re over 100 years old, there?s an 80% chance you?re a woman.
6.Famous billionaire Howard Hughes stored his own urine in large bottles.
7.An 'aglet' is the plastic or metal tip of a shoelace.
8.Animals will not eat another animal that has been hit by a lightning strike!
9.Ancient Egyptians slept on pillows made of stone!
10.When a giraffe's baby is born it falls from a height of six feet, normally without being hurt.