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A native of Dublin designed the iconic statuette presented to Oscar winners.
First place winners in the 1900 Paris Olympics received paintings instead of gold medals.
In 2011, IBM’s Watson computer competed on Jeopardy! against two former winners and won the first place prize of US$1 million.
More Oscar winners thank Harvey Weinstein than God and less than half thank the Academy, study shows.
Nobel prize winners in science are 22 times likelier than their peers to have performed as dancers, actors, or magicians.
In 2005, a fortune cookie company got the lottery numbers right, resulting in 110 winners and an investigation.
If you’re an artist or a scientist, you’ll be most likely to have your biggest creative breakthrough in your late-30s, according to a study of scientific innovators and Nobel Prize winners.
27% of female lottery winners hid their winning ticket in their bras.