Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, June 1, 2013

Daily FactsBleacher ReportJune 1, 2013

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 04:  Gold medallist  Michael Phelps of the United States kisses his medal following the medal ceremony for the Men's 4x100m medley Relay Final on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 4, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Al Bello/Getty Images

Fact: The 1912 Olympics was the last time that gold medals were solid gold. Since then, they've been silver with gold plating.

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