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Þrjátíu sögulegar STAÐREYNDIR sem eiga eftir að rugla í tímaskyninu þínu! – MYNDIR

Oft þá áttum við okkur ekki alveg á því hversu langt það er síðan sumir hlutir áttu sér stað, á meðan það er mikið styttra síðan aðrir hlutir áttu sér stað en við höldum.

Þetta snýst allt um tímaskyn – eitthvað sem við ætlum að rugla vel og duglega í með þessum 30 sögulegu staðreyndum:

#1 John Tyler, America’s Tenth President, Was Born In 1790. He Has Two Living Grandchildren. So This Means…

John Tyler, America's Tenth President, Was Born In 1790. He Has Two Living Grandchildren. So This Means...

#2 Marilyn Monroe And Queen Elizabeth Were Born In The Same Year. Here They (Both 30 At The Time) Meet At A Movie Premier In London In October 1956

Marilyn Monroe And Queen Elizabeth Were Born In The Same Year. Here They (Both 30 At The Time) Meet At A Movie Premier In London In October 1956

#3 Harriet The Tortoise, Who Died In 2006, Had Seen Charles Darwin In Person

Harriet The Tortoise, Who Died In 2006, Had Seen Charles Darwin In Person

#4 Woolly Mammoths Were Still Alive While Egyptians Were Building The Pyramids (2660 BCE)

Woolly Mammoths Were Still Alive While Egyptians Were Building The Pyramids (2660 BCE)

#5 Oxford University Existed For Hundreds Of Years Before The Aztec Empire Was Founded (1428)

Oxford University Existed For Hundreds Of Years Before The Aztec Empire Was Founded (1428)

#6 George Washington Died In 1799. The First Dinosaur Fossil Was Discovered In 1824. George Washington Never Knew Dinosaurs Existed

George Washington Died In 1799. The First Dinosaur Fossil Was Discovered In 1824. George Washington Never Knew Dinosaurs Existed

#7 Nintendo Was Founded When Jack The Ripper Was Still On The Loose (1889)

Nintendo Was Founded When Jack The Ripper Was Still On The Loose (1889)

#8 Anne Frank And Martin Luther King Junior Were Born In The Same Year (1929)

Anne Frank And Martin Luther King Junior Were Born In The Same Year (1929)

#9 Today’s Oldest Living Tree (A Bristlecone Pine) Was Already 1,000 Years Old When The Last Wooly Mammoth Died

Today's Oldest Living Tree (A Bristlecone Pine) Was Already 1,000 Years Old When The Last Wooly Mammoth Died

#10 Star Wars Came Out The Same Year As The Last Guillotine Execution In France (1977)

Star Wars Came Out The Same Year As The Last Guillotine Execution In France (1977)

#11 By The Time The Pilgrims Made It To Plymouth Rock, There Was A ‘Palace Of The Governors’ In New Mexico

By The Time The Pilgrims Made It To Plymouth Rock, There Was A 'Palace Of The Governors' In New Mexico

#12 Swiss Women Got The Right To Vote The Same Year The U.S. Drove A Buggy On The Moon (1971)

Swiss Women Got The Right To Vote The Same Year The U.S. Drove A Buggy On The Moon (1971)

#13 The Fax Machine Was Invented The Same Year The First Wagon Crossed The Oregon Trail (1843)

The Fax Machine Was Invented The Same Year The First Wagon Crossed The Oregon Trail (1843)

#14 You Could Take The London Underground To The Last Public Hanging In The UK (1868)

You Could Take The London Underground To The Last Public Hanging In The UK (1868)

#15 Princess Diana And Mother Teresa Died Days Apart In 1997

Princess Diana And Mother Teresa Died Days Apart In 1997

#16 NASA Was Exploring Space By The Time Scientists Could Agree On Plate Tectonics (1967)

NASA Was Exploring Space By The Time Scientists Could Agree On Plate Tectonics (1967)

#17 Prisoners Arrived At Auschwitz Just Days After Mcdonald’s Was Founded (1940)

Prisoners Arrived At Auschwitz Just Days After Mcdonald's Was Founded (1940)

#18 The Last Known Widow Of A Civil War Vet, Maudie Hopkins (Seen Here At Her Lexa, Ark., Home In 2004 At 89 Years Old), Died In 2008. That’s The Same Year Barack Obama Won His First Presidential Election

The Last Known Widow Of A Civil War Vet, Maudie Hopkins (Seen Here At Her Lexa, Ark., Home In 2004 At 89 Years Old), Died In 2008. That's The Same Year Barack Obama Won His First Presidential Election

#19 Harvard University Didn’t Offer Calculus Classes For The First Few Years After The School Was Established… Because Calculus Hadn’t Been Invented Yet

Harvard University Didn't Offer Calculus Classes For The First Few Years After The School Was Established... Because Calculus Hadn't Been Invented Yet

#20 Ecstasy Was Invented The Same Year The Titanic Sank (1912)

Ecstasy Was Invented The Same Year The Titanic Sank (1912)

#21 Orville Wright Was Still Alive When Hiroshima And Nagasaki Were Bombed (1945)

Orville Wright Was Still Alive When Hiroshima And Nagasaki Were Bombed (1945)

#22 Charlie Chaplin And Adolf Hitler Were Both Born In 1889. Interestingly, Chaplin Portrayed Hitler In The 1940 Satire „The Great Dictator“

Charlie Chaplin And Adolf Hitler Were Both Born In 1889. Interestingly, Chaplin Portrayed Hitler In The 1940 Satire "The Great Dictator"

#23 Eiffel Tower Was Inaugurated In 1889 For The World’s Fair, Which Was The Same Year Van Gogh’s ‘Starry Night’ Was Painted

Eiffel Tower Was Inaugurated In 1889 For The World's Fair, Which Was The Same Year Van Gogh's 'Starry Night' Was Painted

#24 The Ottoman Empire Existed The Second To Last Time The Chicago Cubs Won The World Series (1908)

The Ottoman Empire Existed The Second To Last Time The Chicago Cubs Won The World Series (1908)

#25 The Colosseum In Rome, Italy, Was Unveiled In 80 A.D., Around The Same Time The Gospel Of Luke And The Acts Of The Apostles In The Bible Were Written

The Colosseum In Rome, Italy, Was Unveiled In 80 A.D., Around The Same Time The Gospel Of Luke And The Acts Of The Apostles In The Bible Were Written

#26 The First Underground Line In London Was Opened On January 10, 1863. At That Time, The Civil War Was Still Raging In The United States

The First Underground Line In London Was Opened On January 10, 1863. At That Time, The Civil War Was Still Raging In The United States

#27 Charlie Chaplin Died In 1977, The Same Year Apple Was Incorporated

Charlie Chaplin Died In 1977, The Same Year Apple Was Incorporated

#28 Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Was Published In The Summer Of 2007. The Same Summer First Iphone Model Was Released

Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Was Published In The Summer Of 2007. The Same Summer First Iphone Model Was Released

#29 The Brooklyn Bridge Was Being Built During The Battle Of Little Bighorn (1876)

The Brooklyn Bridge Was Being Built During The Battle Of Little Bighorn (1876)

#30 Buffalo Bill Cody Was Alive At The Same Time The Germans Were Bombing With Zeppelins (1916)

Buffalo Bill Cody Was Alive At The Same Time The Germans Were Bombing With Zeppelins (1916)