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John Cleese’s father’s surname was Cheese. Cleese grew up 10 miles from Cheddar and his best friend at school was called Barney Butter.

In 2013, Monaco and North Korea had an unemployment rate of 0,0%.

The record for the most babies born to one woman is 69. She gave birth to 16 sets of twins, 7 sets of triplets, and 4 sets of quadruplets. While the woman’s name is not known, she was the first wife of Feodor Vassilyev, a peasant from Shuya, Russia who lived from 1707-1782.

There is a town in Finland called Leppäkummuntie.

Coco Chanel, Hugh Hefner, Elizabeth Taylor, John Lennon, George Harrison, Aristotle Onassis, Jack Nicholson, Ronnie Wood, Elvis Presley, Rowan Atkinson, Jeremy Clarkson, Park Chung-hee, Josip Broz Tito, Nicolae Ceauşescu, Pol Pot, Enver Hoxha, Ferdinand Marcos, Kim Il-sung, Kim Jong-Il and Sadaam Hussein have owned a Mercedes-Benz 600.

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Garden gnomes were introduced to Britain by Sir Charles Isham (1819-1903).

[Monte Carlo, from Fort Antoine, Monaco (Rivie...

Monte Carlo harbour, as seen from Fort Antoine

Mahatma Gandhi was the fourth son of his father’s fourth wife. He was married at 13, had his first child at 18 and took a vow of celibacy aged 37.

All the numbers on a roulette wheel added together come to 666.

Citizens of Monaco are not allowed to gamble in the casino at Monte Carlo.

The letter G was invented by a Roman called Spurius Carvilius Ruga.