An elephant named Osama Bin Laden

In 2006, the state of Assam in northeastern India was being terrorized by an elephant. The 10ft (3m) tall animal would frequently appear out of nowhere, and attack anything in its path. What made the problem even worse is that it was not scared of noise, firecrackers or even fire itself. 

Robbing the wrong restaurant

France, 2016: Two young robbers thought it was a good idea to rob a McDonalds. They entered the fast food restaurant, threatened the cashier and promptly got their money. However, when they tried to leave the store they were quickly apprehended by more than a dozen of French commandos. As bad luck would have it for the robbers, a squad …

The first non-white NBA player

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is one of the most popular sports leagues in the World and has millions of fans. It was created in 1946 and did not include any non-white players until the Japanese-American Wataru “Wat” Misaka by the New York Knicks in 1947.