If you rearrange the letters in Vin Diesel it reveals his credo: "I End Lives."
Parrot parents "name" their children with a signature call.
On some poorly researched trivia lists it is stated as a fact that a pregnant goldfish is called a twit. This is not true as goldfish lay eggs.
English sailors were referred to as "limeys" because sailors added lime juice to their diet to combat scurvy.