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Did you know is a section taking interesting facts from articles that meet DYK requirements. To list a new fact, make a suggestion on the talk page.

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Gabriel Boric asume la Presidencia de Chile (cropped).jpg

  • ... that Gabriel Boric (pictured) is the youngest President of Chile in the country's history and the first president born during Augusto Pinochet's military dictatorship?
  • ... that Brazilian numbers were introduced in 1994 in an international competition that was proposed by Mexico?
  • ... that Naomi Parker is believed to be the real-life Rosie the Riveter with evidence believing the poster was used from a picture taken of her in 1942?
  • ... that about 50 million years before the Great Oxygenation Event happened, oxygen still was in the atmosphere because it was the waste of photosynthetic organisms?
  • ... that a French violinist named Petit tried to bite off Sylvius Leopold Weiss's right thumb?
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