American naval hero John Paul Jones ended his naval career as an admiral with the Russian navy.
George Washington was scared to death of being buried alive. Just before he died, he demanded his body be kept above ground for a few days in the unlikely event he might come to.
Diane Keaton’s, who won an Oscar for her portrayal of the title role in “Annie Hall,” real last name is Hall.
Charles Lindbergh’s grandfather changed the family’s last name (yes, before Charles was born). Good thing he did, or this hero would have been known as Charles Manson.
J.C. Penney’s middle name was Cash.