Monday, November 29, 2021
HomeFacts100: Best Ever Compilation of "Did you know?"

100: Best Ever Compilation of “Did you know?”

Here is a list of the best Did You Knows, that will make your day more interesting!

 

 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
ON THE SOUTH ATLANTIC ISLAND OF TRISTAN DA CUNHA, POTATOES WERE ONCE USED AS CURRENCY!
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
UNICORNS ACTUALLY EXISTED ABOUT 29,000 YEARS AGO. THE SIBERIAN UNICORN WAS ABOUT 6.5 FEET TALL, WEIGHED 4 TONS, AND LOOKED LIKE A HAIRY RHINO.

 

 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE AVERAGE WOMAN SMILES 62 TIMES A DAY. THE AVERAGE MAN SMILES ONLY 8 TIMES.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
IN 15 YEARS OF CONQUEST, ALEXANDER THE GREAT NEVER LOST A BATTLE HE SECURED HIS FIRST VICTORY AT AGE 18
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
WHEN DRAGONFLIES MATE, THEIR TAILS TAKE A LOVELY HEART SHAPE.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THIS IS WHAT DISCOVERY CHANNEL BUILDING LOOKS LIKE DURING SHARK WEEK.
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
In 2019, a Cinema in Canada Accidentally played the Horror Movie “The curse of la Llorona” instead of “Detective Pikachu.” Terrified Children then began to cry and scream.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
The Creator of the Smiley Face got Paid only $70 and never Received any Royalties after that.
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
Elizabeth Bathory was Considered as the Most Murderous Woman in History, she Bathed in Virgins Blood to Stay young.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
Anne Hathaway’s husband looks very similar to “William Shakespeare and Shakespeare’s wife’s name was literally “Anne Hathaway”!
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
The world record for time without sleep is 264 hours (11days) by Randy Gardner in 1965.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
The Blobfish has been Voted world’s Ugliest Creature.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
2 Surgeons after Successfully removing a set of brain tumors during a 32-hour Surgery.
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
In 1942, there was a man called the Phantom Barber. He would break into people’s houses in Mississippi at night and cut their hair.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
Fine of $750 will be charged from men who whistle or make vulgar comments on women in France.
 
 
 
LIFE HACK
 
Oxford University says video games are great for mental health and helps in Fighting depression.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
Kidney stone under an electro microscope. Now you know why it hurts so bad.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
ONE OF THE WORLD’S OLDEST OPTICAL ILLUSIONS IN ART! AN ELEPHANT AND A BULL SHARING A COMMON HEAD.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
Liu Bolin, A Chinese Artist Who Paints Himself To Blend Int The Setting.
 

 
 
KNOW?
 
THE SMALL PIECE OF METAL BETWEEN THE PENCIL AND THE ERASER IS CALLED FERRULE.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
JOHN F KENNEDY PURCHASED 1,200 CUBAN CIGARS FOR PERSONAL USE JUST HOURS BEFORE HE MADE THEM ILLEGAL.
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
ELON MUSK IS NOW THE RICHEST PERSON IN THE WORLD, OVERTAKES JEFF BAZELON MUSK’S NET WORTH OF MORE THAN $185 BILLION
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THIS CITY IN MALAYSIA CALLED GENTING HIGHLAND LOOKS LIKE A CITY ABOVE THE SKY FROM A DISTANCE
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE PERSON WHO INVENTED HOMEWORK WAS AN ITALIAN TEACHER NAMED “ROBERTO NEVILIS”.HE INVENTED HOMEWORK IN 1905 AS A PUNISHMENT FOR HIS STUDENTS
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
AVOIDING CERTAIN PEOPLE TO PROTECT YOUR EMOTIONAL AND MENTAL HEALTH IS NOT A WEAKNESS IT’S WISDOM.-Jim Carrey
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
100 YEARS AGO, EVERYONE OWNED A HORSE, AND ONLY THE RICH OWNED CARS, TODAY EVERYONE HAS CARS, BUT ONLY THE RICH OWN HORSES.

 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE NETHERLANDS IS SO SAFE, IT IMPORTS CRIMINALS TO FILL JAILS. SOME JAILS ARE CLOSED BECAUSE OF THE LOW CRIME RATE.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
ISAAC NEWTON DISCOVERED GRAVITY WHILE IN QUARANTINE DURING THE PLAGUE EPIDEMIC. ISOLATION IS GOOD FOR CREATIVE IDEAS.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
RORY VAN UIFT, A CANADIAN RESIDENT, AGED JUST 7 LIFTS 80KG IN WEIGHT.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
BEING SINGLE WILL SAVE YOU A THOUSAND TIMES MORE STRESS THAN BEING IN A WRONG RELATIONSHIP.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE EASIEST WAY TO CRANK UP YOUR SMARTPHONE’S SPEAKER VOLUME IS USING AN EMPTY CUP.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
NUCLEAR WEAPONS ARE NOW ILLEGAL UNDER A NEW INTERNATIONAL LAW. WE FINALLY HAVE A LAW AFTER 75 YEARS OF THE HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI INCIDENT.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
JUST BECAUSE YOU LOST ME AS A FRIEND DOESN’T MEAN YOU GAINED ME AS AN ENEMY. I’M BIGGER THAN THAT, I STILL WANNA SEE YOU EAT JUST NOT AT MY TABLE. – Tupac Shakur
 
 

 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
GETTING STABBED BY A PENCIL CAN LEAVE A MARK ON YOUR SKIN FOR DECADES BECAUSE GRAPHITE PARTICLES ARE LEFT IN THE DERMIS LAYER OF THE SKIN. THE SAME LAYER OF THE SKIN WHERE TATTOO INK IS PLACED.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
“I HATED EVERY MINUTE OF TRAINING, BUT I SAID, ‘DON’T QUIT. SUFFER NOW AND LIVE THE REST OF YOUR LIFE AS A CHAMPION.-Muhammad Ali
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE ORIGINAL NAME FOR THE SEARCH ENGINE GOOGLE WAS BACKRUB. IT WAS RENAMED GOOGLE AFTER THE GOOGOL, WHICH IS THE NUMBER ONE FOLLOWED  BY100 ZEROS.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
WHO INVENTED THE MOBILE? -MARTIN COOPER
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
GIRLS WHO HAVE MORE ‘GUY FRIENDS’ THAN ‘GIRL FRIENDS’ GO THROUGH LESS DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
BITTER GOURD CONTAINS AN INSULIN-LIKE COMPOUND CALLED POLYPEPTIDE-P WHICH HAS BEEN SHOWN TO CONTROL DIABETES.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
NORMALLY A MOUSE WHEEL SCROLL GOES VERTICALLY UP AND DOWN. BUT DOES ANYONE KNOW IT MOVES LEFT AND RIGHT TOO? IF YOU HOLD THE SHIFT KEY AND SCROLL THE WHEEL IT GOES HORIZONTALLY.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
JACK DANIELS EMPLOYEES GET A FREE BOTTLE OF JACK ON THE FIRST PAYDAY OF EACH MONTH.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE SMALLEST KNOWN REPTILE IN THE WORLD CAN FIT ON YOUR FINGERTIP IT’S KNOWN AS BROOKESIA NANA, OR “NANO-CHAMELEON,”
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE CITY OF MELBOURNE GAVE EMAIL ADDRESSES TO TREES SO LOCALS COULD REPORT PROBLEMS, BUT THEY RECEIVED THOUSANDS OF LOVE LETTERS INSTEAD.
 
 

 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
YOU ARE IN SAFE HANDS!! GOLDEN BRIDGE, VIETNAM.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
EATING DARK CHOCOLATE WHILE WORKING CAN HELP IMPROVE CONCENTRATION, REDUCE STRESS, AND BOOST YOUR MEMORY, ACCORDING TO A STUDY FROM LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
SHIRLEY BASSEY WEARING A 28 POUND DRESS MADE OF 156,000 DIAMANTE STONES, 1960.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
HAND-CARVED 1920’S MERCEDES HEARSE.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
TOMMY TUCKER, A SQUIRREL THAT WORE WOMEN’S CLOTHES AND PERFORMED TRICKS TO SELL WAR BONDS IN WW2.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
WALKING CAN BOOST YOUR CREATIVE THINKING BY AN AVERAGE OF 60 PERCENT
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
6 MONTHS OF SUNSET PICTURES SHOWING HOW THE MOVEMENT OF THE EARTH MAKES THE SUNSET LOCATION SHIFT.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
MEET THE BUMBLEBEE BAT: THE SMALLEST BAT ON PLANET EARTH.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
DEVOUT SIKH WEARS THE WORLD’S LARGEST TURBAN THAT TAKES HIM 6 HOURS TO PUT ON AND WEIGHS 100LB (45.359 KILOGRAMS).
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
ARTIST LEAVES DRESS IN THE DEAD SEA FOR 2 MONTHS AND IT TURNS INTO GLITTERING SALT CRYSTAL MASTERPIECE.
 
 
 
K4KNOWLEDGE
 
THE WORD ‘BUNNY’, AS IN A PET NAME FOR A RABBIT, COMES FROM ‘BUN’, A 16TH CENTURY TERM FOR A SQUIRREL.
 
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE LARGEST BIRD TO EVER WALK THE EARTH LIVED 6 MILLION YEARS AGO AND HAS A WINGSPAN OF APPROXIMATELY 23 TO 30 FEET.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
PAREIODOLIA IS A MENTAL PHENOMENON THAT ALLOWS US TO SEE FACES AND OBJECTS IN COMPLETELY UNRELATED SETTINGS.
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
FEMALE ANACONDAS STRANGLE AND EAT THE MALE AFTER MATING SO THEY CAN SURVIVE IN THE SEVEN MONTHS OF FASTING DURING THE PREGNANCY.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
MEET THE MAGNETIC MAN! ETIBAR ELCHYEV, A 41-YEAR-OLD FROM GEORGIA, HELD 53 SPOONS ON HIS BACK AND CHEST, SMASHING HIS PREVIOUS BEST OF 50 SPOONS.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE RECORD FOR “HEAVIEST BIRTH” IS CURRENTLY HELD BY GIANTESS ANNA BATES WHO GAVE BIRTH TO A BOY WEIGHING 22 POUNDS (10.2 KG) AND MEASURING 28 INCHES IN HER HOME IN SEVILLE, OHIO, ON JANUARY 19, 1879.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
AROUND 63% OF ALL BOYS, ARRESTED FOR MURDER, AT AGES 11-20 HAVE KILLED THE MAN WHO WAS ASSAULTING THEIR MOTHER.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THIS IS CALLED CROSS SEA. A CROSS SEA IS A SEA STATE WITH TWO WAVE SYSTEMS TRAVELING AT OBLIQUE ANGLES.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE KING CHEETAH IS ONE OF THE RAREST ANIMALS IN THE WORLD.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
DRAGON HOLE IS THE DEEPEST KNOWN BLUE HOLE IN THE WORLD AT 300.89 METERS DEEP AND LOCATED IN THE SOUTH CHINA SEA.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
A YOUNG ELEPHANT TRIES TO HIDE BEHIND A LAMPPOST AFTER IT WAS CAUGHT EATING SUGAR CANE IN A THAI FIELD.
 
 

 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
IN AN AVERAGE LIFETIME, HUMAN SKIN COMPLETELY REPLACES ITSELF 900 TIMES.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE VIEW FROM THE TOP OF THE WORLD, MOUNT EVEREST.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
AROUND 6.5 TRILLION CIGARETTES ARE SOLD AROUND THE WORLD EACH YEAR WHICH TRANSLATES TO ROUGHLY 18 BILLION CIGARETTES PER DAY.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
JAPANESE ARTIST MONAMI OHNO TRANSFORMS OLD AMAZON CARDBOARD BOXES INTO SCULPTURES!
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
DID YOU KNOW THE ICE CREAM CONE WAS INTRODUCED IN 1904?.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
HYPERSOMNIA IS A CONDITION IN WHICH A PERSON CAN SLEEP FOR 12 TO 15 HOURS BUT STILL WAKE UP FEELING TIRED.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
ANGER CAN BE A GOOD THING. IT CAN GIVE YOU A WAY TO EXPRESS NEGATIVE FEELINGS FOR EXAMPLE, OR MOTIVATE YOU TO FIND SOLUTIONS TO PROBLEMS.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
ONLY 10% OF YOUR HAPPINESS COMES FROM EXTERNAL CIRCUMSTANCES, REMAINING 90% COMES WITH YOUR INNER THOUGHTS & FEELINGS ACCORDING TO PSYCHOLOGY,
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
40 MILLION YEARS AGO PENGUINS WERE 6 FEET TALL AND WEIGHED 250 POUNDS.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
YOUR BIGGEST SUPPORTER IS A STRANGER. YOUR BIGGEST HATER IS SOMEONE YOU KNOW. – Heath Ledger
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
CUDDLING LITERALLY KILLS DEPRESSION, RELIEVES ANXIETY, AND STRENGTHENS THE IMMUNE SYSTEM.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
HUMANS ONLY NEED TO SHOWER EVERY 2 OR 3 DAYS. IF YOU SHOWER EVERY DAY, YOU ARE JUST WASTING YOUR TIME AND WATER.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
There are more statues of lions in the world. Then there are real lions in the world
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
The saddest thing about betrayal is that it never comes from your enemies, it comes from those you trust the most.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
Being alone for a while is dangerous. It’s addicting once you see how peaceful it is, you don’t want to deal with people anymore.-tom hardy
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
James Watson, one of the scientists who discovered the helical structure of
DNA believes stupidity is a disease that can be cured.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
EVERYTHING IS BEAUTIFUL DEPENDING ON THE “SITUATION”. A SCHOOL BELL SOUNDS IRRITATING AT 9 AM BUT THE SAME BELL SOUNDS MELODIOUS AT 4PM.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
ANGER CAN BE A GOOD THING. IT CAN GIVE YOU A WAY TO EXPRESS NEGATIVE FEELINGS FOR EXAMPLE, OR MOTIVATE YOU TO FIND SOLUTIONS TO PROBLEMS.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
MUDSKIPPER FISH, THE FISH THAT CAN CLIMB ON ROCKS AND TREES.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
CHEWING GUM INCREASES BLOOD CIRCULATION TO THE BRAIN, WHICH ALSO HELPS TO INCREASE MEMORY.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THIS IS A SPECIES OF FROG FROM AFRICA KNOWN AS THE AFRICAN RAIN FROG AND THEY LOOK VERY SAD.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THE FULL FORM OF KTM IS KRAFTFAHRZEUGE TRUNKENPOLZ MATTIGHOFEN. IT TRANSLATES INTO ENGLISH TO MEAN “MOTOR VEHICLE”.
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
A royal flycatcher with a fancy crown
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THIS IS THE SAN FRANCISO GARTER SNAKE, LABELED AS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL SNAKE IN THE WORLD
 
 
 
DID YOU KNOW?
 
THIS RARE 30,000-YEAR-OLD BLUE MAMMOTH TUSK WAS DISCOVERED IN ALASKA IN 2017.
 
 
 
Tanuj Sarva
Tanuj Sarva aka TJ is an entrepreneur and passionate writer. He loves reading books and watching documentaries. He explores various topics and has an ever-learning mindset. Read his latest blogs on this website which he owns Iynk.in | Information You Need to Know
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