The Parliament of Iceland, the oldest operating parliament in the world, first convened in 930 AD. Russian nobles during the Muscovite period used to pay specialized professionals to tickle their feet. During WWII, a German submarine, U-1206, was sunk by a malfunction in its own toilet. When forks were first introduced in 11th century Italy, they were considered "artificial hands" that were an offense to God. The character of Dracula is based off of the infamous ruler, Vlad the Impaler, whose full name was Vlad III Dracula. Richard Nixon played the piano, saxophone, clarinet, accordion, and violin.