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Thursday, December 28, 2017
51 Favourite Facts You’ve Always Believed That Are Actually False
Napoleon wasn't short? Bananas don't grow on trees? Here, the world's most contagious myths and misconceptions—debunked.
by DAVID MCCANDLESS, RD.com (with additional reporting by Brandon Specktor)
Napoleon Was Short
A tall tale. At five six, he was slightly above average height for a Frenchman of the time.