Owners of personalized license plates in Uganda are facing a tax increase of over 300%, which will raise the tax from $1,498 to $5,992.
Nobody knows how the Academy Awards came to be referred to as the Oscars. The earliest mention was 1932, and was made official in 1939.
The oldest unopened bottle of wine was found in a Roman tomb that is over 1,650 years old. Wine is an alcoholic drink ordinarily made from matured grape juice. Yeast expends the sugar within the grapes and changes over it to ethanol, carbon dioxide, and warm. Diverse assortments of grapes and strains of yeasts deliver diverse styles of wine.
Chicken Run is the highest-grossing stop motion animated film, even beating The Nightmare Before Christmas.
Scotland was one of the few countries able to hold off being conquered by the Romans in the first century A.D.