135 Amazing Facts for People Who Like Amazing Facts

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58. Wendy's founder Dave Thomas dropped out of high school but earned his GED in 1993.

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His GED class voted him Most Likely to Succeed.

59. Both John Adams and Thomas Jefferson died on July 4, 1826.

Their deaths were exactly 50 years after the adoption of the Declaration of Independence.

60. Dogs are capable of understanding up to 250 words and gestures.

The average dog is as intelligent as a 2-year-old child.