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The electric chair was invented by a dentist . . . .  Dr. Alfred P. Southwick (1826 - 1898) was a dentist from Buffalo, New York. He is credited with inventing the first electric chair as a method of execution. The chair was reportedly manufactured by employees of Thomas Edison.

Well, that's a downer!  So here's a bonus fact:

Did you know that a snail has about 25,000 teeth on its tongue?