Did You Know???
In 1961, a Soviet doctor named Leonid Rogozov who was stationed at a Russian base in Antarctica successfully managed to remove his own appendix after it almost burst.1
Actor Jack Nicholson was raised by his grandparents, as his mother gave birth to him when she was around 17—he was under the impression that she was his sister and his grandparents were his parents until 1974.2
Beethoven, after he went deaf, sawed the legs off of his piano in order to play by feeling its vibrations through the floor.3
All 1,570 members of Brazil’s Bororo Tribe all have the same blood type: O.4