Did You Know A Man Climbed Mount Everest Alone Without Any Extra Oxygen Support?

Goran Kropp is the man famous for scaling Mount Everest all alone. What's spectacular is that he managed it without the help of any extra oxygen support. If that isn't enough, just to arrive at the base of the mountain, he cycled 13,000km from Stockholm. Talk about stamina! It was in 1996 when he achieved the glory, yet it wasn't on his first

Did You Know Billionaire Donald Trump Filed For Bankruptcy 4 Times?

Donald Trump is a world famous billionaire, famous for both his wealth and political campaigns. He is amongst some of the richest people in the world. So how is he still a billionaire following 4 bankruptcies? All 4 bankruptcies were Chapter 11 reorganisations. This means the businesses were not completely shut down but restructured in order

Did You Know In 2006 Mark Zuckerberg Rejected A $1 Billion Deal For Facebook?

You'd think that there is no one in the world who would reject $1 billion. However there is one such person. Mark Zuckerberg rejected a $1 billion takeover of Facebook in 2006 from search giant Yahoo. What makes it more amazing is that Zuckerberg was only 22 at the time. Well, at 22, to be offered so much money and then to reject it....never

Did You Know There Is A Contest In Dubai Where You Win Gold For Losing Weight?

In the west, prizes for a contest usually consist of cash prizes or maybe even some goods. But in Dubai, things are a bit different. A contest offers participants gold in return for losing weight! The contest was launched in 2013, named 'Your Weight in Gold' with over 9,000 people joining in. Participants had the opportunity to earn gold for

Did You Know A Man Woke Up From A Coma Speaking Fluent Mandarin?

Ben McMahon woke up from a coma speaking fluent Mandarin. This was following a car crash that he was involved in. For most, the biggest miracle would have been that he managed to wake from the week long coma. Yet for many still the biggest miracle was that he was speaking fluent mandarin. The Australian had studied Mandarin at school but not

Did You Know Beyonce’s Former Bodyguard Weighed Over 400 Pounds?

Beyonce Knowles' former bodyguard weighed over 400lbs and was responsible for her guardianship in the early years of her career. He was called Shorty, yet he was anything but short. His exact weight was once cited at 491 pounds. Shorty also measured in at 6ft 8in, so yeah, quite the opposite of Shorty. He was also known as Big Shorty. Shorty

Did You Know Elvis Died On The Toilet?

He was called the King of Rock, yet as the jokes go, he died laying some rocks... It's not entirely sure if Elvis died on the toilet but all the information and facts point towards that conclusion. At the time of his death, Elvis wasn't in the best of states in terms of his health. He was on a cocktail of drugs which it is thought he overdosed