By Herb Reich

What does the quantity sixty seven suggest to you? Do you affiliate it with a yr? finally, 1967 used to be the yr The Beatles published either Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts membership Band and Magical secret Tour. It used to be additionally the 12 months the 1st large Bowl used to be held and during which Ernesto “Che” Guevara was once finished. yet perhaps the yr 1967 isn’t first thing that involves your brain. probably when you consider the quantity sixty seven, you think that of the . . .
  • Age of George Washington on the time of his loss of life, on December 14, 1799.
  • Atomic variety of the chemical aspect holmium, image Ho.
  • variety of counties in all the states of Alabama, Florida, and Pennsylvania.
  • such a lot doubles hit in a season in significant League Baseball heritage (Earl Webb, Boston purple Sox, 1931).
  • quantity worn through companions Jane Fonda and Michael Sarrazin within the dance marathon scene within the 1969 movie They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?
  • Estimate variety of miles, in hundreds of thousands, from Venus to the solar

In Numberpedia, writer Herb Reich examines all the random, doubtless unrelated trivialities regarding numbers 1 to a hundred in painstaking element, revealing lore, myths, and each extraordinary factoid you’d ever need to know approximately these numbers—except, in fact, these referring to math.

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