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500 people were trampled to death in Moscow on the day of Stalin’s funeral. (Russia: A History, ed Gregory Freeze) 62 of the world’s 100 richest men are married to brunettes, 22 to blondes, 16 to “raven-haired” women, and none to a redhead. (Lycos) 35 ministers in Harold Macmillan’s government, including seven cabinet ministers, were related to him by marriage. (A History of Modern Britain, by Andrew Marr) In 1968, France had 605,000 university students—as many as Britain, West Germany and Belgium combined. (The Independent Magazine, 23rd February 2008) Islam has overtaken Catholicism as the biggest religious denomination in the…

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