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Bizarre Fact #81:
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Flamenco dancer Jose Greco took out an insurance policy through Lloyd's of London against his pants splitting during a performance.

Bizarre Fact #82:
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For a while Frederic Chopin, the composer and pianist, wore a beard on only one side of his face. 'It does not matter,' he explained. 'My audience sees only my right side.'

Bizarre Fact #83:
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Frank Sinatra was once quoted as saying rock 'n' roll was only played by 'cretinous goons'.

Bizarre Fact #84:
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Galileo became totally blind just before his death. This is probably because of his constant gazing at the sun through his telescope.

Bizarre Fact #85:
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George Washington died after being bled by leeches.

Bizarre Fact #86:
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George Washington died the last hour of the last day of the last week of the last month of the last year of the 18th century.

Bizarre Fact #87:
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George Washington grew marijuana in his garden.

Bizarre Fact #88:
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George Washington had to borrow money so he could travel to his inauguration.

Bizarre Fact #89:
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George Washington was deathly afraid of being buried alive. After he died, he wanted to be laid out for three days just to make sure he was dead.

Bizarre Fact #90:
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George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and John Adams were all avid collectors and players of marbles. In their day, marbles were called "small bowls" and were as popular with adults as with children.


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