there was only 1
word beginning with 'X' in Noah Webster's first dictionary, A Compendious Dictionary of the English Language
(1806). The word was "xebec"
American hostages were held in the Iran hostage crisis in 1979-1981
lightning killed 26
people in USA in 2014
is one of the six recurring numbers in the tv series Lost
the international prefix for calling Lebanon from abroad is +961