Bill Gates has given away $28 billion since the year 2007, saving 6 million lives.
2666 Challenger Tank-The longest tank-to-tank kill in history occurred when a Challenger tank destroyed an Iraqi T-62 at a range of 5100 meters (over 3 miles).
3915 Muhammad Ali-In 1990 Muhammad Ali went to Iraq to meet with Saddam Hussein about releasing 15 American civilians being held in Iraq by Hussein against their will. After meeting with Hussein, Ali got all 15 American prisoners released and they returned to USA three days later.
3547 Lobster-In 1996, Mary Tyler Moore offered a restaurant $1,000 to sell her a 65 year-old lobster so she could return it to the wild. Rush Limbaugh then offered $2,000 to eat the lobster. The restaurant denied both offers and kept the lobster as a mascot.
1957 Mammoth Emblem
3197 Gorbachev Reforms-Gorbachev’s Glasnost reforms uncovered so many cover-ups about events in the Soviet Union that all school history exams in 1988 were cancelled.
2604 Golden Retriever Hero-After an 81-year-old Colorado man died on a snowy hiking trail, a helicopter crashed trying to reach him. Once rescue workers finally got to his body, they found his loyal Golden Retriever at his side protecting his body from coyotes and other scavengers.
3168 Thomas Jefferson Sheep-Thomas Jefferson owned a sheep that he described as “this abominable animal.” He kept it in front of the White House where it attacked several people and killed a small boy in 1808.
Polar swimmer Lewis Pugh is able to raise his core body temperature from 98.6 to 102F just before diving into freezing water; researchers have called it 'anticipatory thermogenesis’.
1339 Christina Applegate