Monday, February 20, 2006

Trivial Fact of the Day

The BBC informs us that Preston, lead singer of The Ordinary Boys, is the great great great great grandson of the Whig prime minister Earl Grey.


Stephen Glenn said...

Somehow I doubt we'll be naming a tea after him or Chantelle.

Anonymous said...

Me too! Probably. If you go back far enough, we are all descendants of pretty much everybody. We are all, for example, descended from Shakespeare.