You’ve had 40 years to the day to learn about the Canadian National Tower. Do you know six facts about it? Or at least the four real ones?
What No One Tells You about CN Tower // 4 Facts, 2 Fake Facts
1 | The lifespan of the tower is the same as Prince Edward Island’s Confederation Bridge: around 100 years.
2 | The CN Tower charts in the Seven Wonders of the Modern World.
3 | Not counting inflation, the current Toronto Maple Leafs 2015-16 payroll is greater than the construction cost of the CN Tower.
4 | The CN Tower can withstand a wind blast greater than this year’s fastest NHL slapshot.
6 | In 1992, one of Joe Carter’s homeruns rocketed out of the Skydome and cracked a pane of glass in the tower’s elevator shaft
The answers will be CN you on page 2.