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19 November 2014
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Here are some of the strange and unknown facts that you might not have heard. These information are unique and amazing which has marked a new position in the history of world.

1. In case of death of the employee of Google, the spouse receives half salary for 10 years and their children shall be paid an allowance of $1000 per month until the age of 19 years.

Google

2. To become "Black cab" London taxi driver, You need to know more than 25 thousand road routes and 50 thousand attractions. Also you need to pass a test named theKnowledge. It usually takes 12 attempts and about 34 months of preparations.

Black cab

3. At the end of the Vietnam War, the crew of the USS «Midway» pushed overboard helicopters worth $ 10 million to allow other helicopters to land on its deck.

USS «Midway»

4. Paul Kern, a Hungarian soldier was wounded in 1915 World War with bullet hit by a Russian soldier. It destroyed a part of the frontal lobe of the brain. Rather than dead, he never slept again and is said to have lived for another 40 years after the injury.

Paul Kern

5. New Zealand Truck Driver Steven McCormack "Accidently" gets Air Hose jammed up blowing him up like a balloon. It took him three days to get rid of excess air.

Truck Driver

6. Indian housewives own 11% of the world's gold reserves. This is more than the US reserves, the IMF, Switzerland and Germany combined.

gold reserves

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