Ripley's Believe It or Not by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! for November 07, 2015
On August 4, 2014, Sven Hagemeier of Leipzig, Germany, celebrated the longest birthday in the world- 46 hours- by flying from Auckland, New Zealand, to Brisbane, Australia, and then Honolulu! In 1919, a 2.3 million gallon tank of molasses erupted, sending a fatal 15 foot wave through Boston. There are only 5 countries in the world that use Fahrenheit to measure temperature- the Bahamas, Belize, the Cayman Islands, Palau and the United States.