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    Egyptian children wore no clothing at all until they were in their teens. The temperature in Egypt made it unnecessary. Adult men wore skirts while women wore dresses.
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      Rich Egyptians wore wigs while the other classes would wear their hair long or in pig tails. Until 12, Egyptian boys had their heads shaved except for one plaited lock – this was as a protection against lice and fleas.
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        Charles Darwin married his first cousin.
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          John F. Kennedy, Anthony Burgess, Aldous Huxley, and C.S. Lewis all died on the same day.
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            Officially, the longest war in history was between the Netherlands and the Isles of Scilly, which lasted from 1651 to 1986. There were no casualties
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              Adolf Hitler’s nephew, William Hitler, immigrated to the United States in 1939 and fought against his uncle.
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                King Richard II invented the handkerchief.
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                  The Parliament of Iceland is the oldest still acting parliament in the world. It was established in 930.
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                    New Zealand was the first country to enfranchise women. It gave them the vote in 1895.
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                      Soon after building started in 1173, the foundation of the Pisa tower settled unevenly. Construction was stopped, and was continued only a 100 years later. Therefore, the leaning tower was never straight.
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                        People have been wearing glasses for about 700 years.
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                          King Charles the Second often rubbed dust from the mummies of pharaohs so he could “absorb their ancient greatness.
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                            Dinner guests during the medieval times in England were expected to bring their own knives to the table
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                              Each king in a deck of playing cards represents a great king from history. Spades - King David; Clubs - Alexander the Great; Hearts - Charlemagne; and Diamonds - Julius Caesar.
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                                Early Egyptians wore sandals made from woven papyrus leaves.
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