The town of Salem, New Jersey once sued tomatoes - like, the concept of tomatoes - because they were supposedly poisonous. The trial ended with a guy eating a whole basket of tomatoes. Mehmet the Conquerer was only 21 years old when he conquered the city of Constantinople and single-handedly ended the Byzantine Empire. Cleopatra wasn't Egyptian. She was actually descended from a line of Greek Macedonians, starting from when Ptolemy I helped Alexander the Great conquer Egypt. Roman Emperor Caligula once appointed his horse, Incitatus, as a priest. He talked about making the horse a consul, but never followed through on it. In 2007, the Swiss army accidentally invaded Lichtenstein when they forgot where the border was during a training exercise. The Olympic Games held competitions for literature, architecture, sculpture, painting, and music from 1912 to 1948.