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Did you know that during his lifetimeGraham preached to live audiences of nearly 215 million people in more than 185 countries ?

Did you know that William Franklin Graham Jr. was also know as evangelical Christian evangelist and an ordained Southern Baptist minister?

Did you know that Hilly Graham became well known internationally as a evangelical Christian evangelist after 1949?

Did you know that Graham has been considered one of the most influential preachers of the 20th century?[2]

 Did you know that in Grahams six decades of television, Graham hosted annual Billy Graham Crusades, which ran from 1947 until his retirement in 2005?

Did you know that Graham also hosted the popular radio show Hour of Decision
from 1950 to 1954?

 Did you know that during his lifetimeGraham preached to live audiences
of nearly 215 million people in more than 185 countries and territories
through various meetings, including BMS World Mission and Global Mission?

Did you know that Graham also reached hundreds of millions more through television, video, film, and webcasts?[4]
 
Did you know that Billy Graham was a spiritual adviser to several American presidents and provided spiritual counsel for every president from Harry Truman to Barack Obama?[5]

Did you know that according toGrahams  staff, more than 3.2 million people have responded to the invitation at Billy Graham Crusades to “accept Jesus Christ as their personal savior“?

Did you know that as of 2008, Graham’s estimated lifetime audience, including radio and
television broadcasts, topped 2.2 billion?

Did you know that because of his crusades,
Graham preached the gospel to more people in person than anyone in the
history of Christianity?[9]

Did you know that Graham appeared on the on Gallup’s list of most admired men and women list 60 times since 1955?

(November 7, 1918 – February 21, 2018)

Did you know that in 1950, Graham founded the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) with its headquarters in Minneapolis?

Did you know that The association relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina, in 1999. BGEA ministries have included:

  • Hour of Decision, a weekly radio program broadcast around the world for more than 50 years
  • Mission television specials broadcast in almost every market in the US and Canada
  • A syndicated newspaper column, My Answer, carried by newspapers across the United States and distributed by Tribune Media Services
  • Decision magazine, the official publication of the association
  • Christianity Today was started in 1956 with Carl F. H. Henry as its first editor
  • Passageway.org, the website for a youth discipleship program created by BGEA
  • World Wide Pictures, which has produced and distributed more than 130 films

Did you know that Graham suffered from Parkinson’s disease since 1992?[64]

Did you know that the reason that Graham said that his planned retirement was because of his failing health?

Did you know that Billy Graham died from natural causes on February 21, 2018, at his home in Montreat, North Carolina, at the age of 99?[68]

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Did you know that Toys’ T’ Us had an enormous debt of $5 billion pre-bankruptcy, and years of weak sales as business?

Did you know that Toys ‘R’ Us filed for bankruptcy protection
on the summer 2017?

Did you know that the struggling toy retailer Toys ‘R’ Us has closed an enormous
number of stores, 180 stores to be specific or nearly 20% of its fleet,
as it tries to get back to being a viable chain?

Did you know that Toys ‘R’ Us had asked federal bankruptcy
court in Richmond, Virginia for permission to close those 180 stores, saying
it has “faced a challenging commercial environment”?

Did you know that Toys’ T’ Us had an enormous debt of $5 billion pre-bankruptcy, and years of weak sales as business?

Did you know that Toys ‘R’ Us CEO Dave Brandon said that through the first three quarters of this
had a net lost of $862 million?
fiscal year, the chain

Did you know that nearly
half of the locations closing will be Babies ‘R’ Us stores?

Did you know that baby products
generated 45% of company revenues in the first nine months of the fiscal
year?

Did you know that Toys ‘R’ Us stores generated $925 million last year, according to court filings?

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Did you know that only four players have scored 60 or more points on more than one occasion?

Did you know that there has only been 4 players who have scored 60 or more points in a game?

Did you know that scoring 60 points is a feat that  has been accomplished 67 times in NBA history.?

Did you know that twenty-five
different players have scored 60 or more points in a game?

Kobe Bryant and Michael Jorrdan

Did you know that only four
players have scored 60 or more points on more than one occasion: (32 times), Kobe Bryant (6 times), Michael Jordan (5 times), and Elgin Baylor (4 times)?
Wilt Chamberlain

Did you know that Chamberlain holds the single-game scoring record, having scored 100 in game in 1962.?

Did you know that Jordan’s  (63) and Baylor (61) are the only players to score at least 60 points in a game during the playoffs?

Wilt Chamberlain

Did you know that Wilt Chamberlain set the following, still-standing (as of the 2016-17
season) single-game NBA records: points scored (100), points scored in a
half (59), shots made (36), shots attempted (63), and free throws made
(28). Also set a then-record for points scored in a quarter (31)?

Did you know that Chamberlain set the following, still-standing (as of the 2016-17 season)
single-game NBA records: points scored (100), points scored in a half
(59), shots made (36), shots attempted (63), and free throws made (28).
Also set a then-record for points scored in a quarter (31). Last game in
a streak in which Chamberlain scored 60 points or more in four straight
games?

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