135 Amazing Facts for People Who Like Amazing Facts

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43. The annual number of worldwide shark bites is 10 times less than the number of people bitten by other people in New York.

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Perhaps the ocean is safer than the Big Apple.

44. The Seven Dwarfs in Snow White could have had very different names.

Before settling on the Seven Dwarfs we know today, Disney considered Chesty, Tubby, Burpy, Deafy, Hickey, Wheezy, and Awful.

45. In 1997 a Louisville woman left actor Charles Bronson all of her money in a handwritten will—a total of about $300,000.

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She'd never met him; she was just a fan.