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In more common cases, the signs are visible from the outset and are often initially confused with cysts or cancers. 8 PROTEUS SYNDROME The Elephant Man, Joseph Merrick, is the most famous case of proteus syndrome. The disease causes excessive bone and skin growth, and frequently comes with tumors. Only two hundred cases have been confirmed worldwide since the disease was officially discovered in 1979 It is possible to have a minor form of this disease, which can go undiagnosed. The case of the Elephant Man has been the sole reason that this disease is so widely known.

In 1980, when Soon-Yi was ten, Farrow began a long-term relationship with Woody Allen, which lasted twelve years. In 1992, Farrow found naked photographs of Soon-Yi in Allen’s apartment and subsequently discovered that the two had been having a romantic relationship (at the time she was twenty-two and Allen was fifty-six). Allen parted ways with Farrow and married Soon-Yi in 1997. Both of Allen’s biological children refused to see him. Allen and Previn have two adopted daughters. 9 WILDE AND DOUGLAS In 1891, Oscar Wilde was introduced to the twenty-two-year-old Lord Alfred Douglas, an undergraduate at Oxford at the time and son of the 9th Marquess of Queensberry.

In 1997, the United States Congress asked scientists and observers to find the source of the sound—they were unable to do so. 3 THE MARY CELESTE Mary Celeste was a 280-ton ship launched in Nova Scotia in 1860. When the ship was ten years old, she was purchased from a salvage yard for three thousand dollars and put to use carrying alcohol from the United States to Genoa, Italy. The ship was eventually discovered floating in the middle of the Strait of Gibraltar with no one onboard and no sign of struggle.

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