In 1965, a morbidly obese man didn't eat food for over an entire year. The 27 year old was 456lbs and was put under an experimental fast by doctors. He ingested only multivitamins and potassium tablets for 382 days and defecated once every 40 to 50 days. He ended up losing 275lbs.
Arnold Schwarzenegger started a bricklaying business when he first came to America and became a millionaire after buying and selling houses before he became an actor.
2657 Success kid-Thanks to his internet popularity, Sam Griner (“success kid”) raised enough money through crowd sourcing to fund his dad’s kidney transplant.
1846 Abercrombie & Fitch CEO
3441 Delores Moran-When actress Delores Moran was 15 years-old she delivered a coffee to a man and never saw or heard from him again. He never mentioned her to anyone but when he died over 20 years later, he had left her $300,000.
4159-geddy-lee-Geddy Lee’s parents fell in love in Auschwitz at the age of 12 or 13. His father would bribe the guards to give his mother food or clothes as a sign of affection.
4263-cheddar-man-A 9,000 year old skeleton was found in a cave in cheddar, England known as cheddar man. When his DNA was tested, a living relative was found teaching school half a mile away, linking back 300 generations.