The original name of Goofy was Dippy Dawg. He first appeared in the 1932 cartoon "Mickey's Revue." Pinto Colvig was originally the voice of Goofy. He was also the voice of Pluto and the original Bozo the Clown (1949). Pinto also provided the voice to one of the Munchkins in the 1939 classic The Wizard of Oz and Sleepy and Grumpy in the 1937 Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs.
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A vamp is the upper front top of a shoe.
Each seed of the palm tree Lodoicea seychellarum weighs 30 pounds.
The body's largest internal organ is the small intestine at an average length of 15 to 20 feet and has a diameter of no more than an inch and a half. The large intestine measures an average of 5 feet.
The hypodermic needle was invented in 1853. It was initially used for giving injections of morphine as a painkiller. Physicians mistakenly believed that morphine would not be addictive if it by-passed the digestive tract.
At a cost of about $1 million, the first planetarium was opened to the public on May 10, 1930. The Adler Planetarium and Astronomical Museum of Chicago was a present to the city by Max Adler.
Bald eagles are not bald. The top of their head is covered with slicked-down white feathers; from a distance, they appear hairless.