8. Daniel Boone
Contrary to popular belief and legend, Daniel Boone not only did not wear a coonskin cap, he detested them. Instead, Boone wore a felt cap.
6. World War II
The very first bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin during World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.
5. England’s King George
I was actually German.George I was King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1 August 1714 until his death, and ruler of the Duchy and Electorate of Brunswick-Lüneburg in the Holy Roman Empire from 1698.
3. The Great Fire of London
Despite the terrible nature of and damage caused by the 1666 Great Fire of London, only 8 people were killed. This is despite the fire destroying at least 13,500 houses.
Ancient Egyptians used slabs of stones as pillows.