On this day in 1944, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt is elected to an unprecedented fourth term in office. FDR remains the only president to have served more than two terms.
How many taste buds do catfish have?
That’s because this creature has taste buds not only in its mouth, but all over its body. Catfish (order Siluriformes), those beady-eyed fish named for their feline-like whiskers, typically have more than 100,000 taste buds. Some large catfish can have as many as 175,000.
What percent of millionaires inherited their money?
Roughly 80 percent of millionaires in America are the first generation of their family to be rich. They didn’t inherit their wealth; they earned it.
Which state is Starbucks from?
The first Starbucks opened in Seattle, Washington, on March 30, 1971, by three partners who met while they were students at the University of San Francisco: English teacher Jerry Baldwin, history teacher Zev Siegl, and writer Gordon Bowker.
Which state has a law system based on the Napoleonic Code?
Unlike the other 49 states – civil law in Louisiana is based on the French Napoleonic Code. And, like most things in Louisiana, this system of laws is unique to the United States and has been influenced by different legal traditions including those of Spain and ancient Rome.
How can you die from a sneeze?
If you try to suppress a sneeze, you can rupture a blood vessel in your head or neck and die.
What did the winners receive in the ancient Olympic games?
The olive wreath also known as kotinos (Greek: κότινος), was the prize for the winner at the ancient Olympic Games. It was an olive branch, of the wild- olive tree that grew at Olympia, intertwined to form a circle or a horse-shoe.
Which Roosevelt is on Mount Rushmore?
The southeastern face of Mount Rushmore in South Dakota’s Black Hills National Forest is the site of four gigantic carved sculptures depicting the faces of U.S. Presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt.