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  1. Soviet Armenian swimmer Shavarsh Karapetyan was finishing a 12-mile run when he heard a bus crash into the water. He dove down 33 ft, and rescued 20 people, 1 at a time. He is an 11-time World Record holder, 17-time World Champion, 13-time European Champion and 7-time USSR Champion.

  2. McDonalds has a Gold Card that entitles the holder to free, unlimited food. Warren Buffet and Bill Gates have one, as does Charles Ramsey, who ditched his half-eaten Big Mac to help rescue three kidnapped women.

  3. Jake Perry has been the owner of two consecutive holders of the record for oldest domestic cat ever. Creme Puff lived to 38 years old, the equivalent of 165 human years. 1/3 of Perry's cats have lived past 30.

  4. There is an inn in Japan that has been in continuous operation since 718 -- over 1300 years & 46 generations -- and it's not even the Guinness Work Record holder for oldest inn.

  5. Before clocks, there were candle clocks, that when burned, indicated the passage of periods of time. To set an alarm, you pushed a nail into the desired point and the nail would ld fall and clank on the metal holder.

  6. Armenian finswimmer Shavarsh Karapetyan was finishing a 12-mile run when he heard a bus crash into the water. He dove down 33 ft, and rescued 20 people, 1 at a time. He is an 11-time World Record holder, 17-time World Champion, 13-time European Champion and 7-time USSR Champion.

  7. It's A Wonderful Life was a box office flop that caused the sale of its production company. It only became popular after the copyright holders forgot to file for a renewal and TV stations could play it all day and night without paying for it.

  8. About a British man who bought a ceramic pot at a junk sale for less than £4 and used it as a toothbrush holder until learning it was actually made in the Indus Valley of present-day Afghanistan about 4,000 years ago. It's thought the pot was originally brought to the UK by British tourists.

  9. In 2010, Guinness competitive eater record holder Takeru Kobayashi was arrested for trespassing & obstructing government administration at the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest. When Nathans removed him from their Wall of Fame, the contest lost multiple sponsorships & 41% viewer ratings in 2 years

  10. Paula Radcliffe, current marathon world record holder, is an asthmatic

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There is actually a pepper hotter than the Ghost Chili. The new record holder is called the Carolina Reaper, and rates an average of 1,569,300 Scoville units.

Candlestick holders' don't exist. A 'candlestick' is the holder of candles.

Russia remains the 6th largest holder of slaves, estimated at 516,000 in 2013.

Armenian finswimmer Shavarsh Karapetyan was finishing a 12-mile run when he heard a bus crash into the water. He dove down 33 ft, and rescued 20 people, one at a time. He is an 11-time World Record holder, 17-time World Champion, 13-time European Champion and 7-time USSR Champion

The term vagina means "sword holder" in Latin.

New York Times' puzzle editor Will Shortz designed his own major program at Indiana University, and in 1974 became the first and only holder of a degree in Enigmatology, the study of puzzles.

Former Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke was previously the world record holder for the fastest drinking of a yard of beer, when he drank a "Yardie" in 11 seconds as part of an Oxford college penalty.

The oldest cat ever recorded lived to be 38 years (and 3 days) old in Austin, Texas from 1967-2005. Creme Puff lived with her owner Jake Perry, who had been the owner of the previous record holder, Grandpa Rex Allen.

Aussie 200M record holder Peter Norman who won silver at the 1968 Olympics wore a badge to support Americans Smith and Carlos while on the podium during their infamous black power salute. After this he and his family were outcasts in Australia and he couldn't compete in the 72 Olympics.

It is a common custom in Green Bay and other Wisconsin cities to put a baby's name on the Packers season ticket holder list as soon as the birth certificate is obtained.

A Kentucky man has filed over 4,000 lawsuits around the world. He even sued Guinness World Records after they named him the record holder for most lawsuits.

The oldest recorded cat was 38 years old. The previous record holder was 34 and owned by the same man.

None of the world record holders in boomerang competitions are Australian.

Warren Buffert is the #1 stock holder of CocaCola and is also the owner of world leading diabetic drugs.

The post of "Queen's Guide to the Sands". The holder is the official guide to crossing the dangerous mudflats of Morcambe Bay, UK. Paid £15 a year but is given a 700yo cottage to live in, the current holder is Cecil Robinson since 1963

The Groom of the Stool, the English monarch's royal toilet attendant, was considered one of the most powerful positions in court because of all the secrets the monarch would share. Eventually holders of the position were also put in charge of royal finances.

Olympic Gold Medalist and World Record Holder Usain Bolt ate 1,000 chicken nuggets and still managed to win three gold medals while competing and staying in Beijing, China.

In 2007, Stephanie Lenz posted a YouTube video of her children dancing to "Let's Go Crazy." Universal sent YouTube a takedown notice, claiming it violated copyright. The court ruled that copyright holders must consider fair use before issuing takedown notices for content posted on the internet.

A 61-year-old potato farmer, Cliffy Young, won the Sydney to Melbourne Ultra marathon in 1983. Running 875 kilometres (544 mi), out running world record holders and becoming an Australian icon.

Giving someone the Key to the City as an honour comes from medieval times when cities were walled and the gates closed and locked at night. The key would then symbolize that the holder was trusted enough to enter and leave at will and at any times.

Nearly 75 percent of all holders of bachelor’s degrees in STEM disciplines don’t have jobs in STEM occupations.

There is a long forgotten 13th sidereal zodiac sign, Ophuchicus "the snake holder" Nov. 29-Dec. 17. It was cut out by the Babylonians who wanted 12 signs for compatibility with their base 60 number system.

The world record for the largest hotbox is held by New Zealand who smoked out a converted school bus, The Cannabus, with 84 people inside. They beat the previous record holder which was themselves. The organizer of the group is currently serving time in prison for cannabis charges.

The holder of more distance and speed records than any pilot living or dead, male or female, was Florida teen mom Jacqueline Cochran (1906-1980).

Until 1987 the FCC required all broadcast licence holders to dedicate some time to views that contrasted their own.