Diana Nyad won't slow down
Birthplace: New York
Twitter handle: @DianaNyad
Twitter followers: 40,244
15 things you don't know about Diana Nyad:
1. On Sept. 23, 2011, the No.1 Google search in the world had to do with Nyad's attempt to swim the 103 miles between Cuba and Florida. About 1.3 million Twitter fans followed her. Relentless attacks by toxic, convulsion-inducing jellyfish thwarted her efforts.
2. Check out these jellyfish scars.
3. In ...
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