Adam's Fun Facts: Elvis, Whales, Daniel Day-Lewis & More

5 Fun Facts From Adam!

October 10, 2019

Today, your 5 #FunFacts will cover Elvis, Whales and Cities in the United States with the largest land area!  Here are YOUR Fun facts from Adam:

1.  The first whales had legs and swam by wiggling their feet.  Over millions of years, those legs evolved into flippers.

2.  Daniel Day-Lewis is the only actor who's won an Oscar for playing a president.  He won for "Lincoln" in 2013.  Six other actors have been nominated for playing the president, but they all lost.

3.  Elvis never performed outside North America.and other than a few concerts in Canada in 1957, he never performed outside the U.S.

4.  The four American cities with the biggest land area are all in Alaska:  Sitka, Juneau, Wrangell, and Anchorage.  Jacksonville, Florida is fifth.

5.  Ellen Burstyn got an Emmy nomination in 2006 for Best Supporting Actress in the HBO miniseries "Mrs. Harris" . . . even though she was only on screen for 14 seconds, and had two lines.