Monday, June 28, 2010

Trivial Fact of the Day with Beyonce Knowles

It comes courtesy of the Spectator and Philip Hensher's review of Why Mahler? How One Man and Ten Symphonies Changed the World by Norman Lebrecht.

And it is that Beyonce Knowles is his eighth cousin four times removed of the composer Gustav Mahler.

I am sure we all feel wiser for knowing that.

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