closeHello! Click here if you would like to know what Factolex is about.

Planet Earth
also called Earth

56 more terms with the same name exist. Show the other terms
Start collecting facts
These are the best facts for Planet Earth, collected by our users from the web:
(You can find the source through the icon at the end of each fact)
  1. a 1981 song by Duran Duran

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  2. the debut single by the pop/rock band Duran Duran, released on 2 February, 1981 It was an immediate hit in the band's native UK, reaching #12 on the UK Singles Chart on 21 February, and did even better in Australia, hitting #8 to become Duran Duran's

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  3. The song later appeared on the band's eponymous debut album Duran Duran, released in June, 1981

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  4. The music video for the song was directed by future film director Russell Mulcahy, who would go on to direct a dozen more for the group

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  5. " begins with a slow synthesised sweep backed with electronic rhythm, but the real rhythm section of throbbing bass and crisp drums soon kick in

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  6. The b-side to the "Planet Earth" is a concert favorite called "Late Bar", which was one of the earliest songs Duran Duran had written together after their classic Le Bon/Rhodes/Taylor/Taylor/Taylor lineup had solidified

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
Do you know more? Submit a new fact

Add a new fact

A fact should only contain one sentence, describing an aspect of the term.

Fact
Example: located on the west coast of the U.S
Source
Tags
optional

Example: geography location -- separate tags with spaces

Add one more fact or give me some inspiration from:

More lexica »Featured Lexica

Look at what our users have created already.

Feedback

Please tell us what you think about our project

Contribute

On Factolex you can add facts and terms that you believe are missing.

To be sure that the term hasn't already been entered, please use the search function before doing so.

Home  |  About  |  FAQ  |  Feedback  |  Tools  |  Stats  |  Contact Us  |  API  |  Blog
Change language to: