~ Johnny Cash won a Grammy Award for Best Album Notes in 1969 for writing the notes to Bob Dylan's country-rock album Nashville Skyline.
~ On the Drew Carey Show his mother's license plate read "#1 MOM."
~ Gerald Ford, who was known to accidentally hit spectators with wayward golf balls once joked, "I would like to deny all allegations by Bob Hope that during my last game of golf, I hit an eagle, a birdie, an elk, and a moose."
~ Glass was produced in the first factory established in what is now the United States, in Jamestown Colony in 1608.
~ Marco Polo's famous dying words were "I have only told half of what I saw." These words were told to a priest who urged him to confess and retract his "fables."