Or do you realy think there is some bigger, possibly nefarious procedure at work making unusual things take place the way they do? Whether you fully believe in fate or in arbitrary occurrences, here are 25 of this strangest coincidences to have occurred throughout history.
On June 20, 1940, Soviet archaeologists uncovered the tomb of Tamerlane, a descendent of Genghis Khan. A warning inscription read “anyone who starts my tomb will unleash an invader more terrible than I.” They exposed it anyhow. Germany invaded the Soviet Union 2 days later.
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or even for 200-year difference, Jimi Hendrix and George Handel would-have-been neighbors. They existed at 23 and 25 Brook Street, correspondingly, in London.
there have been just two vehicles in the condition of Ohio in 1895. They went into one another. Then there were no cars.
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Man, twins are weird! Separated at delivery, some twins from Ohio each grew up knowing absolutely nothing of this other’s presence. These people were both called James on their adoptions (that will be a weirder coincidence of these particular families), both grew up to be police and marry females called Linda. Both had a son, one called James Alan and something called James Allan. They also each had a dog called Toy. They both got separated, but later each remarried females called Betty.
The permit plate quantity of Archduke Franz Ferdinand’s automobile, where he had been assassinated, ended up being A III118. The official end of WWI ended up being Armistice Day, 11/11/18
During WWI, the Uk army switched a passenger ship, the RMS Carmania, into a battleship concealed as another passenger ship, the German SMS Trafalgar. Confused however? It gets better. The disguised ship sank a German ship off Brazil in 1914. That ship ended up being the real Trafalgar, that the Germans had disguised to look just like the British Carmania.
when making the landscape moments for game Deus Ex, one of several performers left out an important landmak of New York City Skyline: the Twin Towers. To cover the flub, the game composed anything about a terrorist assault. This game had been manufactured in 2000.
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whenever their sibling committed committing suicide after a failed relationship, one man vowed payback against Henry Ziegland, the man who’d damaged the woman heart. He shot at Ziegland but missed, while the bullet lodged in a nearby tree. Years later, Henry had been clearing that extremely land and used dynamite to get rid of the tree. The round had been dislodged with considerable power, struck Ziegland, and killed him.