Rocky Random Facts for 7/27

1.  Montpelier, Vermont, is the least-populated state capital, with only 8,074 residents as of 2020.

2.  Cold weather leads to 20 times more deaths than hot weather.

3.  Charlie Brown’s first appearance on TV came in 1959.  But it wasn’t in one of his animated specials, it was in a Ford commercial.

4.  Nolan Ryan has more strikeouts and no-hitters than any other pitcher in baseball history, and was a first-ballot Hall of Famer.  But he never won a Cy Young award for being the best pitcher in a season.

5.  If William Shakespeare were alive today, he’d be making more than $15 million a year from royalties, movie residuals, and book sales.

(Ballotpedia / USA Today / Road and Track / Wikipedia / Forbes)