27. Using Chicken Poop to Prevent Baldness
Men were advised to combine chicken poop and Lye and wash their scalps with the mixture. Since Lye is a deadly alkaline solution, it is unlikely that this hair tip worked.
26. People Had One Outfit Per Season
People in the 19th century had one outfit per season with the exception of the upper class, who had a different outfit every day.
25. Silverware Didn’t Exist
Before silverware existed, people used their hands to eat their food. Another fun fact is that people never washed their hands back then either. Doesn’t sound very appetizing, does it?