Sorry to burst your bubble, but:
A black box is not necessarily black.
The hundred years war lasted between 1337 to 1453.
The Panama hat is of Ecuadorian origin.
The October revolution is dated on 25 October 1917 for the Julian calendar and 7 November 1917 on the Gregorian calendar.
Catgut is produced from intestines of the sheep or goat.
Camel hair brushes actually consist of various inexpensive hair types like Asian pony, bear, sheep or lesser grade squirrel hair.
George VI's real name was Albert.
For the Canary Islands, the name "Islas Canarias" is likely derived from the Latin term Insula Canaria, meaning Island of the Dogs.
This is what a purple finch looks like:
The only thing correct there is regarding Chinese gooseberries, ie, kiwifruit. It is native to Southern China, the province of Shanxi.