Month: June 2017

Bolivia Facts | Amazing Facts about Bolivia

Bolivia Facts | Amazing Facts about Bolivia: Bolivia is a country in central South America, with a mixed terrain spanning Andes Mountains, the Atacama Desert and Amazon Basin rainforest. At more than 3,500m, its administrative capital, La Paz, sits on the Andes’ Altiplano plateau with snow-capped Mt. Illimani in the background. For more Bolivia Facts click here. Here are few interesting Bolivia Facts: Bolivia Facts: Bolivia has 37 official languages. The average women in Indonesia, Bolivia, and Guatemala is short enough to be considered a Dwarf (4’10 or under). There is a prison in Bolivia where prisoners rent their cells, can live with...

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Auschwitz Facts | Unknown Facts about Auschwitz

Auschwitz Facts | Interesting Facts about Auschwitz: Auschwitz concentration camp was a network of German’s Nazi extermination camps and concentration camps built and operated by the 3rd Reich in Polish areas annexed by Nazi Germany during World War II. Here are few Unknown Auschwitz facts which we all should know: Auschwitz Facts: More people died in Auschwitz than the British and American losses of WW2 combined. Auschwitz was 1st constructed to hold Polish political prisoners, who began to arrive in May 1940. Of a total of around 7,000 staff at the Auschwitz, only 750 officers were ever punished. On July 21, 1944, inmate Jerzy...

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Eiffel Tower Facts | Interesting Facts about Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower Facts | Interesting Facts about Eiffel Tower: The Eiffel Tower is a wrought iron lattice tower placed on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower. Here are few interesting Eiffel Tower Facts which we should know: Eiffel Tower Facts: The Eiffel Tower was built for the 1889 Paris Exposition and was not intended to be permanent. Con artist Victor Lustig once sold the Eiffel Tower to a scrap metal dealer. A woman named Erika La Tour Eiffel “married” the Eiffel Tower in 2007....

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Harry Houdini | The Life of Harry Houdini

Harry Houdini | The Life of Harry Houdini: Mr Harry Houdini was born on March 24, 1874, in Budapest, Hungary, with the original name of Ehrich Weisz. He was 1 of 6 children and the son of Rabbi Mayer Weisz and his 2nd wife, Cecilia Steiner. In 1876, Mayer Weisz immigrated to the U.s., with the dream of a better life. He discovered work as a rabbi and changed his last name to “Weiss”. In 1876, the remainder of the family joined him in the U.S. Life of Harry Houdini: The family shifted to Milwaukee when Ehrich was 8...

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Drug Facts | Unknown Facts about Drugs

Drug Facts | Unknown Facts about Drugs: A drug is any substance that, when inhaled, smoked, injected, consumed, absorbed via a spot on the skin, or dissolved under our tongue causes a physiological change in the body. Here are few unknown Drug facts which will make you think. Drug Facts: Colombia’s drug trade is now worth US$10 billion. That’s 1-quarter as much as the country’s official exports. Drug possession and trafficking are punished in Singapore with the death penalty. Individuals are more likely to be killed as a drug dealer in Chicago than as a death row inmate in Texas. Nazi party German troops...

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