At this point I don’t know if any facts about Donald Trump are all that unbelievable to the average American audience. He has made some pretty stupid remarks during his run for the US Presidency and his actions have sometimes spoke even louder than his words.
While he may be a billionaire real estate magnate, he is also a polarizing figure who has made disparaging remarks and taken remarkable actions against women, the elderly, and pretty much everyone else in-between.
Here are 10 unbelievable facts about Donald Trump.
He Tried To Bulldoze An Old Lady’s House
In 1994, The Donald decided the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino was in desperate need of a parking lot built specifically for limos. An elderly widow named Vera Coking, lived at the proposed location of his parking lot. Trump used eminent domain to condemn her house but ultimately the Institute of Justice got involved and Donald Trump didn’t stand a chance.
Historically speaking, the United States is very young with just 43 presidents having served the American people. At the same time — there are many facts that even a large number of Americans don’t realize about our US Presidents.
Were you aware that James Buchanan was the only bachelor to ever be elected as president? While on the topic of relationship status’, Ronald Reagan is the only divorced man to have been sworn in to the oval office.
I bet you didn’t know that eight presidents have died while in office. That seems like a high number considering the amounts of presidents we’ve had.
Keep on reading to find out 10 more mind-blowing facts about former US Presidents.
China wins the award for best secretive nation but they can’t possibly keep every little thing under wraps. Here’s a list of ten facts about China that will shock you.
1. Substitute Criminals
If you may possibly be facing a prison sentence and are wealthy, then no need to fear! There is always someone willing to be paid to serve your sentence for you. If you thought America’s 1% lived by their own rules then this might give you a lot to think about.
Michael Jackson was always in the public eye, so there might be a few things that aren’t public or fan knowledge. Here’s the top ten facts about the King of Pop.
1. 50 foot M.J.
Jackson was reported to have had a comeback in the works around 2005. Part of the promotion for this comeback was to have a 50 foot statue of the Pop King roaming the desert of Nevada.
image source: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2009/aug/20/michael-jackson-robot-las-vegas
There’s many things that come to mind when you mention Russia to somebody. Vodka, Communism, just to name a few. Here are ten facts about Russia that will make you say “OMG!”
1. Russians Are Tough
Alexei Roskov guzzled down three bottles of vodka and from a 5-story window and walked back up to his apartment. His reasoning behind jumping was because he simply couldn’t stand his wife’s nagging any longer.
image source: https://www.lfgss.com/conversations/145921/
Adolf Hitler is the man behind solely starting World War II and creating the Nazi regime. Here are ten facts about one of the most evil men in history.
1. Henry Ford Admirer
Hitler was a grand admirer of Henry Ford. So much so that he mentioned Ford in his speeches quite frequently. He even sent him birthday presents regularly.
image source: http://www.philanthropyroundtable.org/almanac/hall_of_fame/henry_ford
India’s a wide and expansive country that is filled with vibrant cultures. A visit to anywhere in this lovely part of Asia is bound to make for unforgettable memories. Here are ten cool facts that will definitely have you considering adding “visit India” to your bucket list. 1. Jadav Payeng
Mother Nature isn’t the only one able to build vast forests. Payeng is apart of the Mishing tribe in Jorhat, India and over the course of several decades he planted trees near the Brahmaputra river. He tended to the trees and cared for them so lovingly that the forest now covers 1,360 acres.
image source: http://www.thealternative.in/society/meet-jadav-molai-payeng-man-single-handedly-planted-1360-acre-thriving-forest/
Antarctica is so mysterious it might as well be on another planet. Despite it being so isolated and at the bottom of our beloved Earth, there are people who work and live in Antarctica. Here are the top ten interesting facts about Antarctica.
1. Driest Place on Earth
The Dry Valleys of Antarctica have little to no humidity and not much snow or ice cover making them literally the driest place on Earth.
image source: http://www.sierraclub.org/sierra/2013-4-july-august/explore/mcmurdo-dry-valleys-antarctica