12 Facts You Didn’t Know About The Chicago Cubs World Series Win

12 Facts You Didn't Know About The Chicago Cubs World Series Win

In case you missed it, the Chicago Cubs, won the 2016 World Series. Ben Zobrist's go-ahead double in the top of the 10th capped off a dramatic come-from-behind series win, 108 years in the making. In honor of the Chicago Cubs' World Series win, here is what happened since they last won in 1908.

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12The Cubs have played over 20,000 regular-season games, losing the majority of them (10711-10188)

11Both radio and TV were invented

10TWENTY teams were added to Major League Baseball

9Halley's comet passed Earth, twice

8The NBA, NHL and NFL were formed, and Chicago teams won championships in each league

7The US fought in World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Iraq War, Afghanistan War

6Man landed on the moon

5Sixteen US presidents were elected

4Eleven amendments added to the Constitution

3The Titanic was built, Set Sail, Sank, and Was Re-Discovered

2A combination of 40 Summer and Winter Olympics have been held

1Alaska, Arizona, Hawaii, Oklahoma and New Mexico were admitted to the Union