Half of the peanuts grown in America are used to make peanut butter.
Northern General Ulysses S. Grant owned slaves who were not freed until after the Civil War had ended.
Timekeepers have clocked the action in a 60 minute football game to actually be around 14 minutes.
Leon Uris dropped out of high school to join the US Marines.
In 1978, a college professor conducted a study of fingernail biting. His findings also revealed approximately 15% of Americans admitted to also chewing their toenails. Gross.