P. J. Tierney, developer of the modern diner, died of indigestion in 1917 after eating at a diner.
A McDonald’s Big Mac bun has an average of 178 sesame seeds.
There is an elevator company named Schindler’s, meaning that there are Schindler’s lifts!
The Matterhorn at Disneyland in Anaheim has a full basketball court at the very top of the structure, because at the time it was built the only structures that could be that tall were sports arenas.
Joseph Stalin refused a German request to swap prisoners in World War II. His son, who was captured during the war, died in a prison camp as a result.