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Cher Ami was a pigeon that was awarded the Croix de Guerre for its service during WWI. Cher Ami delivered the S.O.S. message of a lost, encircled battalion despite being shot through the breast, blinded in one eye, covered in blood, and with a leg hanging only by a tendon.?(Source)

 

The King of Thailand’s first name is Vajiralongkorn Barommachakkrayadisonsantatiwongse Deveshrathamrongsubariban Abhikhunuprakarnmahittaladuladej Bhumibholnaresvarangkura Kittisirisomburana Savangavadhana Barommakhattiyarajakumara (Source)

 

Mitsubishi once offered “0 0 0” financing (0% down, 0% interest, $0 in payments the first year). Initially, sales increased, but many buyers defaulted at the end of the grace period, leaving Mitsubishi with used cars for which they had received no money and were now worth less than they cost to build. ?(Source)

 

The former Prime Minister of Vietnam moved to Orange County after the war, where he opened and ran a liquor store (Source)

 

Artificial Christmas trees were invented by a British toilet brush company in the 1930s. The company used the same machinery and bristles to make the trees as they used to make their toilet brushes (Source)

 

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