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  • The most common name in the world is Mohammed.
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  • The longest one-syllable word in the English language is 'screeched.'
    Word and Language Facts
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  • Bill Gates' first business was Traff-O-Data, a company that created machines which recorded the number of cars passing a given point on a road.
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  • Figlet, an ASCII font converter program, stands for Frank, Ian and Glenn's LETters.
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  • The very first bomb dropped by the Allies on Berlin during World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo.
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  • A man named Charles Osborne had the hiccups for 69 years!
    Human Facts