14 insane facts... All of these are crazy..... But this article actually made me look up Tiffany & Co products due to the history of the store. No thanks. It all looks so cheap and crappy. You are literally paying for the name (since it is older than the country of Italy) :-/ I will stick to our regular jeweler, thanks.
Alan Turing, the man who broke the enigma code during WWII, is estimated to have shortened the war by over two years, and to have saved over 14 million lives. He was later charged for his homosexuality and was forced to undergo chemical castration.
This is more common than most expect. H.G. Wells predicted World War I in one of his books, and Chris Carter essentially predicted 9/11 in an episode of The Lone Gunmen. None of this is really mysterious stuff.