Jamie Lee Curtis was once engaged to a grandson of Marlene Dietrich.
In both the 1994 film True Lies and the 2001 film The Tailor Of Panama, Jamie Lee Curtis plays a character married to a man named Harry who she doesn't know is a spy.
SCOTLANDSt Columba is not only credited with being the man who brought Christianity to Scotland,... MORE
LUTONAccording to a survey in 2010 by the Invertebrate Conservation Trust, Selbourne Road, Luton, is... MORE
KISSINGMore germs are transferred shaking hands than kissing.
During World War I, it was reported... MORE
WRISTThe scaphoid is one of eight bones in the wrist. The others are called trapezium,... MORE
CARTOONThe first public performance of an animated cartoon on October 28, 1892, in Paris.
The cartoon... MORE
WASHINGTONWashington had a horse called Nelson and was said to have been the first American... MORE
CRASHWork began in Sweden in 2006 on developing the first female dummy for use in... MORE
WATERMELONThe first recorded watermelon harvest took place around 5,000 years ago in Egypt.
Pictures of the... MORE
JAMAICAThe name 'Jamaica' comes from an Arawak Indian word meaning 'land of wood and water'.
PORKIn 2007, a French court ruled that it is not discriminatory to offer pork soup... MORE
OLIVE'Light that shines on olive leaves is like a diamond and makes the painter lose... MORE
CHOCOLATEMontezuma started the myth about chocolate being an aphrodisiac. His cup of cocoa at bedtime... MORE
AUGUSTUSThe Roman Emperor Augustus was 5ft 7in tall and wore thick-soled shoes so that he... MORE
DEAFNESS2According to a German scientist, Tyrannosaurus Rex was practically deaf and certainly could not pick... MORE
PETER PANJ.M. Barrie, the author of Peter Pan, was only 5ft 2in tall (he stopped growing... MORE
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