by Diana Filer

  1.  The country with the highest voter turnout is Vietnam in 2016, with 99.3% of the population going to the polls.
  2. Norma Jean Dougherty, nee Mortenson, was Marilyn Monroe when she started in movies.
  3. Queen Herodias was the mother of Salome.
  4. Portugal and Britain have never warred with each other, the result of the Treaty of Windsor of 1373.  It is the oldest active treaty in the world.
  5. Gene Kiniski was formerly an Edmonton Eskimo before becoming a heavyweight boxer.