1) New York City could’ve had seven boroughs instead of five, but the people of Yonkers and Mount Vernon voted against merging with the city in 1898.
2) Dumbo the elephant was going to be named the “Time” magazine mane of the year in 1941 because of the movie’s popularity. That was until Pearl Harbor was attacked and the United States entered World War II. After that, President Franklin D. Roosevelt was named man of the year.
3) Every president since Ronald Reagan has had a food taster. That person tries the food first to make sure the president doesn’t get poisoned.