- Slocum spread carpet tack points up on the deck of his little ship when pirates in South American waters were trying to board it while he had a nap.
- Ilyich Ramirez Sanchez is better known as the Venezuelan criminal Carlos the Jackal, one of the most wanted and infamous terrorists of his era, mostly in the l970s.
- A cubital joint in the human body is the elbow.
- The small breed of dog, a greyhound/terrier or spaniel cross, is the whippet.
- The Eastern White Pine is Ontario’s Provincial tree.
We originally had answered that the Eastern Red Cedar was Ontario’s Provincial Tree.Our apologies and thanks to reader MJH who caught the error.