Kit Harrington, who played the character Jon Snow in Game of Thrones, is a descendant of Robert Catesby who is the mastermind of the Gunpower Plot to blow up Parliament in 17th century.
Madonna has brontophobia – a fear of thunder.
ABBA turned down 1 billion dollars to do a reunion tour.
Actor John Wayne earned given a football scholarship to USC back in 1925.
David Letterman was once featured in an Avengers Marvel comic book.
Elizabeth Taylor arrived late for her own funeral.The film star left instructions requesting that her coffin should arrive 15 minutes late.
Before Bill Nye became “The Science Guy,” he was a stand-up comedian.
Will Smith doesn’t curse in his raps because his grandma once told him not to.
Before co-founding Apple, Steve Jobs worked for Atari.
In 2004, Los Angeles planted a pine tree in memory of Beatle, George Harrison. Ten years later, it died of a beetle infestation.