Whether you are superstitious or not, these 14 incredible coincidences may well shake up your beliefs. Discover how chance or fate have sometimes intervened to influence the course of history, or simply the existence of certain people.
Some of these historical facts have now become part of the common 'folklore,' made popular by the media, and sometimes even in productions made for the general public. Whether you decide to bring them up at your next family meal, to impress your friends or simply to enhance your general knowledge, these ten special cases will interest you.
Coincidences that leave you speechless
From fictional characters becoming more real than their namesakes to sportsmen performing feats in spite of themselves, there is very little chance that you will leave this article without learning something.