Interesting facts about radiocarbon dating
The three crewmen then killed and ate their cabin boy named Richard Parker. Then check out our other galleries on interesting facts about the world and fun facts that are perfect for trivia night!
In 1923, jockey Frank Hayes won a race at Belmont Park in New York despite being dead.
He suffered a heart attack mid-race, but his body stayed in the saddle until his horse crossed the line for a 20-1 outsider victory.
The lot landed on a cabin boy named Richard Parker.
Forty-six years later, a yacht named Mignonette bound for Sydney, Australia capsized en route from London.
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