135 Amazing Facts for People Who Like Amazing Facts

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121. The Mobile Phone Throwing World Championships are held in Finland.

One past winner said he prepared for the event by “mainly drinking.”

122. In the ’50s, Marilyn Monroe promised nightclub owner Charlie Morrison she'd be in the front row every night if he booked Ella Fitzgerald.

He agreed, and she was true to her word. "After that, I never had to play a small jazz club again," Fitzgerald said. "She was an unusual woman—a little ahead of her times. And she didn't know it."

123. Frank Sinatra has three stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

He has one for film, one for music, and one for television.