Would it surprise you to know that Nintendo was founded just a year after Jack the Ripper's killing spree? What about the fact that Pablo Picasso died years after the release of the first Beatles album? Or that Marilyn Monroe and Queen Elizabeth were born just days apart? If you think those coinciding events are surprising, buckle up. Most of us have shockingly distorted conceptions when it comes to the march of history.
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