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The original version of Monopoly was a cautionary tale against the perils of capitalism.
When Fidel Castro seized power in Cuba, he immediately ordered all game sets of Monopoly to be destroyed.
The longest Monopoly game lasted 70 days straight.
In the U.S. version of Monopoly, the properties are named after locations in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
On the first of August 1933 monopoly was invented
Monopoly is the best-selling board game in the world.