Trivia Bits

Trivia Bits

Trivia Bits

Your daily dose of trivia, written by Leslie Elman, the best-selling author of “Weird But True: 200 Astounding, Outrageous and Totally Off the Wall Facts.”

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Trivia Bits for Oct 17, 2017 Oct 17, 2017

The oldest surviving — and perhaps the first ever — live-action motion picture footage i... Read More

Trivia Bits for Oct 16, 2017 Oct 16, 2017

John Bartlett was running the University Bookstore in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when he began compil... Read More

Trivia Bits for Oct 14, 2017 Oct 14, 2017

The Vasa Museum in Stockholm, Sweden, traces the history of the royal ship Vasa, which launched on A... Read More

Trivia Bits for Oct 13, 2017 Oct 13, 2017

The idea that black cats are unlucky is a myth. Same goes for the idea that black cats (and dogs) ar... Read More