Good morning all it is a lovely day here in Newie not hot just warm. Well since it is Monday it is did you know day.
If you ask someone to think of a card the most common answer is the four of spades.
In 1963 a baseball picher Gaylord Perry said publicly “They'll put a man on the moon before I hit a home run”. On the 20th July 1969 four hours after Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon Gaylord Perry hit his first and only home run.
The crowd at the Wimbledon Tennis championships eat 27,000 kilograms of English strawberrie in a fortnight.
Stone Age life wasn't all fun and games, our ancient ancestors wore the skulls of their dead as mementos and ate elephants raw. In the coldest winters they would smear their bodies with grease to keep warm. Really how does anyone know this.........
Dick Whittington was a real person. He made a fortune selling cloth, becoming rich enough to lend money to the King of England. He was a Member of Parliament and became Lord Mayor of London three times. He also left the city of London a school and a hospital in his will.