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20 Unknown Facts About The Big Bang Theory That Were Revealed Only After The 9th Season

Bazinga !!

The Big Bang Theory is one of the most popular and loved sitcoms. Its story revolves around the life of four geeky socially awkward friends out of which three of them are the physicist and one of them is an engineer and how their life awkwardly changes with the entry of a girl in their life. Well, she doesn't understand a word of all the science jargon these guys spit around.

Fans of this show also like to call themselves the smart one or the guys who talk science. So let's find out some unknown facts about this show.

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20 Unknown Facts About The Big Bang Theory That Were Revealed Only After The 9th Season

20 Unknown Facts About The Big Bang Theory That Were Revealed Only After The 9th Season

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1. Sheldon's favorite song, "Soft Kitty" is based on an Australian children's song from executive producer Bill Prady's daughter's play school.

1. Sheldon's favorite song,

Howard Wolowitz is the only cast member you haven't seen Penny naked in person; despite being the first to flirt with her.

Howard Wolowitz is the only cast member you haven't seen Penny naked in person; despite being the first to flirt with her.

3. Most of the time, Leonard has no lenses in his glasses.

3. Most of the time, Leonard has no lenses in his glasses.

Penny is using the same purse since Season 1.

Penny is using the same purse since Season 1.

5. Jim Parsons audition for the role of Dr. Sheldon Cooper was so good that creator Chuck Lorre immediately asked Parsons to come in for a second one, because Lorre wanted to be 100% sure Parsons was as brilliant as he seemed. After the 2nd audition went perfectly, Lorre cast Parsons on the spot.

5. Jim Parsons audition for the role of Dr. Sheldon Cooper was so good that creator Chuck Lorre immediately asked Parsons to come in for a second one, because Lorre wanted to be 100% sure Parsons was as brilliant as he seemed. After the 2nd audition went perfectly, Lorre cast Parsons on the spot.

Even though Jim Parsons' character Sheldon Cooper is a huge Star Trek (1966) fan, Jim himself has never seen the show. The same is true for Doctor Who (1963).

Even though Jim Parsons' character Sheldon Cooper is a huge Star Trek (1966) fan, Jim himself has never seen the show. The same is true for Doctor Who (1963).

7. Kevin Sussman, who plays Stuart Bloom, the comic book store owner, actually worked in a comic book store before becoming an actor.

7. Kevin Sussman, who plays Stuart Bloom, the comic book store owner, actually worked in a comic book store before becoming an actor.

8. When Sheldon plays the theremin, (which is widely regarded as one of the hardest instruments to play) that is actually Jim Parsons playing the theremin.

8. When Sheldon plays the theremin, (which is widely regarded as one of the hardest instruments to play) that is actually Jim Parsons playing the theremin.

9. The original working title of the show was "Lenny, Penny, and Kenny."

9. The original working title of the show was

10. Amy Farah Fowler a.K.a Mayim Bialik is the only cast member to have a PhD. In 2008, she completed her neuroscience studies. She earned her Ph.D. in Neural Biology.

10. Amy Farah Fowler a.K.a Mayim Bialik is the only cast member to have a PhD. In 2008, she completed her neuroscience studies. She earned her Ph.D. in Neural Biology.

11. Raj's inability to talk to women except when he's drunk is based on an old co-worker of executive producer Bill Prady, when he worked at a computer company.

11. Raj's inability to talk to women except when he's drunk is based on an old co-worker of executive producer Bill Prady, when he worked at a computer company.

12. Chuck Lorre, the show creator, always flashes his vanity card for a second after every episode.

12. Chuck Lorre, the show creator, always flashes his vanity card for a second after every episode.

I always pause the episode at that moment and read those vanity cards, they really are awesome.

13. The character of Sheldon and Leonard were named after a late telivision producer Sheldon Leonard.

13. The character of Sheldon and Leonard were named after a late telivision producer Sheldon Leonard.

14. Sheldon Cooper wears numerous shirts containing the number 73, this is also the year Jim was born in real life 1973, and Cooper repeatedly states that 73 is his favorite number.

14. Sheldon Cooper wears numerous shirts containing the number 73, this is also the year Jim was born in real life 1973, and Cooper repeatedly states that 73 is his favorite number.

15. The equations written on the boards in various episodes that Leonard and Sheldon are working on, are real physics equations and are verified as accurate by consulting physicists.

15. The equations written on the boards in various episodes
that Leonard and Sheldon are working on, are real physics equations and are
verified as accurate by consulting physicists.

16. Amy's apartment number is 314 obviously is a reference to pi which is usually rounded off to 3.14.

16. Amy's apartment number is 314 obviously is a reference to pi which is usually rounded off to 3.14.

17. The theme song uses the line "Autotrophs began to drool." This is a science joke. The word "autotroph" means "self-nourishing" and refers to life-forms (plants and algae) that create their own food internally and don't need to eat.

17. The theme song uses the line

18. Howard's house also appeared in Everybody Loves Raymond (1996).

18. Howard's house also appeared in Everybody Loves Raymond (1996).

19. Although Sheldon does not drive, Jim Parsons gets motion sickness from riding in cars, and prefers to drive them.

19. Although Sheldon does not drive, Jim Parsons gets motion sickness from riding in cars, and prefers to drive them.

20. The quick response (QR) code, which is visible in Stewart's comic book store contains a link to the website for the comic book center of Pasadena.

20. The quick response (QR) code, which is visible in Stewart's comic book store contains a link to the website for the comic book center of Pasadena.

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