Number 8. Beer Consumption
The amount of beer consumed by Oktoberfest patrons is an astounding 7.5 million liters, or 1.98 million gallons. That’s enough to fill three Olympic swimming pools !
Number 7. The Einstein Connection
It may be tough to imagine one of the greatest human minds inside a beer drinking carnival, but we guess Einstein loved beer too. Before becoming the Nobel Prize Physicist, the then 17 year old Einstein worked as an electrician here in 1908, setting up beer tents and doing odd jobs.