The universe is an amazing place and so much has happened that it’s impossible to know it all.

There is no harm in trying to though and what’s a catch up with friends without randomly blurting out a fact you read online ‘the other day’?

We’ve put together some of the most interesting facts we could find and also a few totally random ones – because even if these facts won’t impress your friends, you never know what could come up in a pub quiz



Between 1912 and 1948, art competitions were a part of the Olympics. Medals were awarded for architecture, music, painting, and sculpture.