A factoid is subtly different from a trivial fact, whatever Steve Wright may claim
The pitches that Babe Ruth hit for his last-ever homerun and that Joe DiMaggio hit for his first-ever homerun where thrown by the same man.
The two quickest goals scored in the NHL were three seconds apart.
The naval rank of “Admiral” is derived from the Arabic phrase “amir al bahr”, which means “lord of the sea”.
The average garden variety caterpillar has 248 muscles in its head.