In 1996, Gillingham Football Club, playing in the second division of the English Football League, said any fans bringing celery into the ground would be banned for life.
SCOTTScottish author who wrote the novel Ivanhoe. 'Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott' is an anagram... MORE
POSTMENIn 2001, the German Postal Service instituted training courses to teach dog psychology to postmen.... MORE
WEDDING RINGIn October 2011, a Swedish woman found the wedding ring she had lost 16 years... MORE
HOLLYWOODHollywood was given its name by the real estate developer Hobart Johnstone Whitley while on... MORE
PROPERTYUnder the Foreign Ownership Property Law passed in Cambodia in 2010, foreigners may buy property... MORE
SLOVENIAThe Slatina spring in Slovenia is alleged to have been discovered by the mythological winged... MORE
ASHESThe concept of the Ashes cricket trophy dates back to 1882, when England's first home... MORE
URANUSWilliam Herschel (1738-1822) discovered the planet Uranus in 1781.
When he died at the age of... MORE
BAILA special court in Ahmedabad, India in 2004, turned down a prisoner's request to be... MORE
LEADLead pencils contain no lead.
The writing material is graphite, but the results looked like those... MORE
PETSThere are more pet dogs, pet cats, pet fish and pet reptiles in the United... MORE
SWEATAccording to research by a company in Geneva specialising in flavours and smells for the... MORE
ARMENIAThe Armenian company Grand Candy were awarded a certificate by Guinness World Records in September... MORE
CRESSOne ounce of cress boiled down will produce enough cyanide to kill two mice. ... MORE
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