The most common time to be born is 8 a.m. on the dot. The least common is 3:09 a.m. The book was written by Dr. Seuss as part of a bet with a publisher that he couldn't write a book only 50 words. (Seuss won.) The Greek philosopher Diogenes the Cynic was the original Oscar the Grouch: he chose to be homeless and slept in a large ceramic jar near the marketplace. Barbie's real full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts. At movie theaters in Colombia, you can snack on fried ants instead of popcorn. The record for having the most children goes to a Russian peasant woman in the 1700s. She had 69 children in 27 pregnancies, including four sets of quadruplets.