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From a collection of Wikipedia's articles:
- ... that plans of creating the Washington Monument (pictured) began before George Washington became President of the United States?
- ... that Charles Manson told the authorities that prison had become his home and asked to stay?
- ... Frank Lloyd Wright wanted the Fallingwater's design to be a close connection between the indoors and nature, and for the house itself to be natural?
- ... that Tony Award-winning actor Hal Holbrook has performed under the name Mark Twain longer than Samuel Langhorne Clemens did?
- ... that the first recorded use of the word China dates back to 1555?