Of the seven wonders of the world noted in the Antipater of Sidon in the second century B.C. only the Pyramids of Egypt (the oldest of the seven) remain. The other six are: the hanging gardens of Babylon, the statue of Zeus at Olympia, the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, the Colossus of Rhodes, the Pharos (Lighthouse) at Alexandria.
The world’s horse population is estimated at 75,000,000. The oldest horse recorded was Old Billy who was foaled in 1760 and died in 1822 at the age of 62.
The oldest cat lived in Austin , TX. He died at the age of 34.
Nolan Ryan is the oldest pitcher in major league history to pitch a no-hitter.
The deepest spot in the ocean is in the Mariana Trench at 11.7 km