• Uruguay (1930), Italy (1934), England (1966),  West Germany (1974), Argentina (1978) and France (1998) are the countries to win the FIFA World Cup Finals as host countries!
    Uruguay (1930), Italy (1934), England (1966), West Germany (1974), Argentina (1978) and France (1998) are the countries to win the FIFA World Cup Finals as host countries!
  • The last time any South American country hosted the FIFA World Cup was Argentina in 1978 and it won the World Cup Finals defeating Netherlands 3-1 in extra time.
  • A dragonfly has a lifespan of about 24 hours.
  • The celery stick garnish became a staple of the Bloody Mary after a patron at couldn't wait for his server to bring him a swizzle stick.
  • Including its overseas territories, France is spread across 12 different time zones.
    Including its overseas territories, France is spread across 12 different time zones.
  • The U.S. is the largest country named after a person - Amerigo Vespucci.
    The term America, derived its name from Americus, the Latin version of Vespucci's first name.
  • Belgium produces over 1100 varieties of beer.
    Belgium produces over 1100 varieties of beer.
  • A person who is unable to take a straight shot of liquor, or makes a disgusted face after doing so, is often called a 'paper-belly'.
  • The technical term for hairy buttocks is 'daysypgal'.
  • The Autobahn (German highway with no speed limit) has a death rate 3 times lower than U.S. highways.
    The Autobahn (German highway with no speed limit) has a death rate 3 times lower than U.S. highways.