ISBN 9780571308972,1,339 QI Facts to Make Your Jaw Drop

1,339 QI Facts to Make Your Jaw Drop


John Lloyd


Faber & Faber



Faber & Faber

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9780571308972

ISBN-10 057130897X

Paper Back

Number of Pages 368 Pages
Language (English)

Literature fiction

Following the sensational success of 1,227 QI Facts to Blow Your Socks Off, the QI team returns with a fresh stack of facts to astonish and enlighten. Pigs suffer from anorexia. Wagner always wore pink silk underwear. Rugby Schools first official rugby kit in 1871 included a bow tie. Lord Kitchener had four spaniels called Shot, Bang, Miss and Damn. It is impossible to whistle in a spacesuit. J. K Rowling has no middle name. The first computer mouse was made of wood. If there are any facts you dont believe, or if you want to know more about them, all the sources can be found on QIs website.
About the Author: John Lloyd, John Mitchinson
John Lloyd devised The News Quiz and To the Manor Born for radio before moving to television to start Not the Nine OClock News, Spitting Image and Blackadder.
John Mitchinson was the original Marketing Director of Waterstones, became Managing Director of Cassell, where he published The Beatles, Michael Palin and Brewers Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, and now runs Unbound. James Harkin is QIs Senior Researcher and Script Editor and is one of the presenters of the number one podcast No Such Thing As A Fish