Fun Fact: The Swedish King With a Literal Hatred of Coffee

Fun facts about Sweden

King Gustav III of Sweden had an obsession with proving that coffee was an unhealthy drink because he hated it so much. It was said that he gave large amounts to a convicted murderer expecting him to die, but he actually outlived the king himself

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  1. Musings says:

    I believe Gustav III was assassinated. I saw a statue of him in Sweden this spring.

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