Some findings regarding the number 33…

  • 33 is the largest positive integer that can not be expressed as a sum of different triangular numbers…whatever that is. 
  • Alexander the Great died at the age of thirty-three.
  • 33 is the atomic number of Arsenic. (I am a chemist by degree, so I just had to throw that in)
  • Famous athletes who’ve worn the number 33 include: Larry Bird, Patrick Ewing, Patrick Roy, and Tony Dorsett
  • A normal human spine has 33 vertebrae when the bones that form the coccyx are counted individually
  • Anyone born on May 11, 1974 is 33 today. Oh wait, I was born May 11, 1974.


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  1. Bill Womack

    Hey, looka that! Happy birthday, Owen. Here\’s wishing you another healthy pair of 33\’s beyond the first one. ;-)Bill Womack

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