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111-Sharon tate-Steve McQueen's infidelity saved his life. He was supposed to attend the dinner party where the Manson family murdered Sharon Tate and others, but skipped it after he

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112-Margaret Ann Bulkley-50 years before women were allowed to enroll into medical school, Margaret Ann Bulkley dressed as a man for 56 years to study medicine and become her alter-ego, Dr. James Barry. It was only when she died in 1865 that her secret was exposed after 46 years working as an army medical officer.

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113- Keanu Reevs-Keanu Reeves turned down a $10 million offer for the main role in Speed 2, in favor of touring with his band and playing Hamlet in a theater production.

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114-Brian May-Brian May's dad helped him build his famous guitar, but was upset when Brian abandoned his Ph.D. program to join Queen. Brian went on to write

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115-10k Lion-10,000 years ago Lions were the second most widespread land mammal, after humans. They existed across Africa, Eurasia, and America.

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116-Taco-Tuesday-The term

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117-James-cameron-Titanic-James Cameron made the movie Titanic to get a dive to the shipwreck funded by the movie studio; not because he particularly wanted to make the movie.

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118-Down-syndrome-The average life expectancy for those with Down syndrome has gone from 12 years in 1912 to 25 years in the 1980's, to upwards of 60 years in the developed world today.

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119-Jamie-Hynemen-Blendo-Jamie Hyneman designed Blendo, a combat robot that was deemed too hazardous for Robot Wars after repeatedly throwing pieces of its opponents over arena walls. It received co-championship status in exchange for withdrawing from the competition.

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120-Hugh-Jackman-Hugh Jackman, at 1.90 (6ft3in), stands 30cm taller than Wolverine, portrayed in the comic as 1.60 (5ft3in). When they made X-Men (2000) the filmmakers were forced to shoot Jackman at unusual angles or from the waist up to make him appear shorter, and his co-stars wore platform soles.

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  1. Would you mind if I started to post these facts on iFunny? I really think people would love them and I would of course credit and link your website.

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