The longest recorded flight of a chicken is 13 seconds!
India never invaded any country in her last 10,000 years of history
German Shepherds bite humans more than any other breed of dog
Every year, $1.5 billion is spent on pet food. This is four times the amount spent on baby food
80% of millionaires drive second-hand cars
The most popular surnames in the world are Li and Chang at 90 million people each.
The costliest train robbery ever was in 1963 when over г2╜ million was stolen from a train in Buckinghamshire, England. Only one seventh of the total was ever recovered
Australians are the heaviest gamblers in the world; an estimated 82% of Australians bet
There are more than 7 million millionaires in the world
Tobacco is a $200 billion industry, producing six trillion cigarettes a year - about 1,000 cigarettes for each person on earth
President Kennedy was the fastest random speaker in the world with upwards of 350 words per minute
Tourism is the world's biggest industry, affecting 240 million jobs
The fewest aeroplane passengers killed in one year was 1 in 1993 and the most was 526 in 1985
Every day 200 million couples make love, 400,000 babies are born, and 140,000 people die
Guinness Book of World Records holds the record for being the book most stolen from Public Libraries.