Aug 10, 2016 06:14 PM EDT
12 Rat baiting, a popular sport in 19th-century London, pitted a man or a dog against hundreds of rats. Jacko, a 13-pound bull terrier, set the record in 1862 when he killed 100 rats in 5 minutes, 28 seconds.
16 Rats do not sweat. They regulate their temperature by constricting or expanding blood vessels in their tails.
Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards, KNH, OBE, famous worldwide by the name Viv Richards, is regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time, and was voted one of the five Cricketers of the Century by a 100-member panel of experts in 2000.