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    The flushing toilet was invented in 1596, not by Thomas Crapper as most people think, but by Sir John Harington.
    If a surgeon in Ancient Egypt lost a patient while performing an operation, his hands were cut off.
    The first semi-permanent settlements appeared in Florida around 5000 B.C.
    A B-25 bomber airplane crashed into the 79th floor of the Empire State Building on July 28, 1945.