Nowadays, people are bombarded with tons of different information and facts. This isn’t necessarily bad, as we get to learn new things, but the problem is that certain publications don’t double check their facts, so we end up with a lot of wrong information. Here are 11 popular facts that are totally false.

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Napoleon Bonaparte was short – This is probably one of the most popular facts that is false. According to history books, Napoleon was 5’7″ (around 170cm), which was the average in his era. The current French president, Francois Hollande, is the same height as Napoleon.