Ripley's Believe It or Not by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! for February 08, 2017
40! Forty is the only number whose letters are in alphabetical order. Tsutomu Yamaguchi of Nagasaki, Japan, survive not one, but two atomic bombings in 1945- one while on a trip to Hiroshima, the other upon his return home three days later. In 1857, SB Ellithorp patented the squirrel machine- a sewing machine shaped like a gray squirrel!