Ripley's Believe It or Not by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! for August 01, 2011
Louise Harris of Essex, England, spent more than $33,000 for an elaborate wedding ceremony for her Yorkshire Terrier, Lola, and Mugly, a Chinese crested dog! The 1836 battle of San Jacinto ended the Texas Revolution and secured Texas independence- and it was over in less than 20 minutes! The Olympics once included artistic events but only two people one for both art and athleticism- Alfred Hajos of Hungary for swimming in architecture, and Walter Winans of the USA for shooting and sculpture!