By Adam Alexander

What was Grover Cleveland’s first name?  Where is the largest desert on the planet? what is a “Gordie Howe Hat Trick”?  All that and more with Adam’s Fun Facts:

1. Grover Cleveland’s real first name is Stephen. Grover was his middle name, and he started going by it when he was a kid. (

2. In California, you can only get the number “69” on a license plate if your car’s model year is 1969. (California DMV)

3. A “Gordie Howe Hat Trick” in hockey is when a player scores a goal, gets an assist, and gets into a fight in one game. (Wikipedia)

4. It’s possible to overdose on Brussels sprouts.  They have high levels of vitamin K, which can promote blood clotting. So if you take blood thinners and mow down several dozen Brussels sprouts, it could send you to the hospital. (Daily Mail)

5. Antarctica is technically considered a desert which makes it the largest desert on the planet. (Wikipedia)


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