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120+ “Fun Facts About Me” For Work

The fun facts about me section of an introduction can be challenging to complete. Thinking up a good fun fact can be tricky. It’s a good thing there are over 120 different prompts and questions in this article to spark some creativity and random fun fact memories. There are plenty that fit within all kinds of situations. You can tell an interesting fact about travel, a random fact about food favorites, or a cool fact about music. If you find yourself stuck when writing an introduction, browse the list below and enjoy.

Basic Fun Facts About Me

Template: My full name is:
Example: My full name is Sarah Rebecca Finnegan.

Template: My full name originates from:
Example: My full name originates from my Irish grandparents. “Finnegan” is a common Irish last name. My middle name stems from my father naming me after his mother, Rebecca.

Template: My favorite color is:
Example: My favorite color is blue because it reminds me of the ocean.

Template: My favorite hobby is:
Example: My favorite hobby is hiking.

Template: My birthday is:
Example: My birthday is on October 27th, and I was born on the same day as my mother.

Template: My astrology sign is:
Example: Cancer is my astrology sign which is totally fitting for me.

Template: I have this many siblings:
Example: I have 3 siblings; 1 older brother and 2 younger sisters.

Template: Our birth order went like this:
Example: I am the fifth out of seven children.

Template: I have a few pets. Their names are:
Example: I have two dogs. One is named Leo after Leonardo DiCaprio. And one is named Susie because my little sister liked the name.

Template: My favorite animal is:
Example: My favorite animal is a cow. I once read they symbolize being super connected to nature like I want to be.

Template: My childhood nickname was:
Example: My childhood nickname was beans because I was as skinny as a string bean.

Template: I met my partner at:
Example: It’s such a crazy coincidence, I met my current partner at my ex-boyfriend’s wedding.

Share A Fun Fact About Food

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Template: My last meal on Earth would be:
Example: My last meal on Earth would be a mashed potato. I would also want some fried chicken with a big ice cream sundae for dessert.

Template: The weirdest food I’ve ever eaten is:
Example: The weirdest food I’ve ever eaten is alligator meat in Florida. Such an odd texture!

Template: My favorite snack to munch on is:
Example: My favorite snack to munch on is flaming hot Cheetos.

Template: My favorite type of ice cream is:
Example: My favorite type of ice cream is birthday cake with rainbow sprinkles.

Template: My favorite food type is:
Example: My favorite food type is Greek because my father’s side of the family stems from Greece.

Template: A food I absolutely cannot stand is:
Example: A food I absolutely cannot stand is ketchup. I don’t know how so many people love it.

Template: My guilty pleasure snack is:
Example: My guilty pleasure snack is a pint of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream. So much sugar but so irresistible.

Template: Between coffee or tea, I prefer:
Example: Between coffee or tea, I prefer tea.

Template: My tea order is normally:
Example: My tea order is normally Earl Grey with a splash of milk.

Template: My alcoholic drink of choice is:
Example: My alcoholic drink of choice is a vodka sour.

Template: My food allergies include:
Example: I am allergic to the skin on the outside of apples.

Template: My favorite fast food place to eat at is:
Example: My favorite fast food place to eat at is Wendy’s. Their burgers are delicious.

Template: A common food I’ve never tried is:
Example: A common food I’ve never tried is a banana. I always hated banana flavored candy, so I never tried the real thing.

Template: My favorite pizza toppings include:
Example: Contrary to popular opinion, my favorite pizza toppings are ham and pineapple.

Template: My favorite kind of chocolate is:
Example: My favorite kind of chocolate is dark chocolate because it’s so rich.

Template: My favorite food as a child was:
Example: My favorite food as a child was peanut butter and jelly.

Template: My favorite drink is:
Example: My favorite drink is diet coke.

Template: My favorite fast food item is:
Example: My favorite fast food item is french fries.

Share A Fun Fact About Travel

Template: I grew up in:
Example: I grew up in the sticks of Oklahoma.

Template: I dream about traveling to:
Example: I dream about traveling to Japan because I’m a huge fan of ramen.

Template: My craziest travel experience was when:
Example: My craziest travel experience was in Costa Rica. I missed my ride to the airport and ended up hitchhiking to make it in time.

Template: I have been out of the country a few times. My favorite place was:
Example: I have been out of the country twice. My favorite place was New Zealand.

Template: The longest road trip I ever went on was to:
Example: The longest road trip I ever went on was to California. It took me four days to get there.

Template: Between the beach and the mountains, I prefer:
Example: Between the beach and the mountains, I prefer the mountains.

Template: My dream vacation includes:
Example: My dream vacation includes a cruise ride through Alaska.

Template: The most spontaneous trip I’ve ever taken was to:
Example: The most spontaneous trip I’ve ever taken was to Colorado. This was on a whim a few days before finals with my college roommates.

Template: If I had to pick between living in the suburbs, city, or rural area, I would choose:
Example: If I had to pick between living in the suburbs, city, or rural area, I would choose a rural area. I just love nature.

Template: I went to summer camp as a kid and my favorite experience was:
Example: I went to summer camp as a kid. My favorite experience was when my friends and I snuck out to canoe beneath the stars at night.

Share A Fun Fact About Hobbies/Interests

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Template: My favorite sports team is:
Example: My favorite sports team is the Boston Celtics. My grandfather loved them and watched every single game.

Template: Growing up, one thing I always played:
Example: Growing up, I always played football and my favorite position was running back.

Template: Growing up, I played the instrument:
Example: Growing up, I always played the clarinet.

Template: I collect:
Example: I collect coins from all over the world because I find them to be fascinated and closely linked to history.

Template: My favorite style to write in is:
Example: My favorite style to write in is speculative fiction.

Template: I used to have a blog dedicated to:
Example: I used to have a food blog. It shared all of my recent eats and my thoughts about them.

Template: I was published once and the piece was on:
Example: I was published once in a magazine. The piece was a poem on my grandmother’s tortillas.

Template: My favorite genre of books to read is:
Example: My favorite genre of books to read is mystery/thriller books.

Template: I am currently reading:
Example: I am currently reading Stephen King’s Memoir, and it is fascinating.

Template: My favorite author of all time is:
Example: My favorite author of all time is Gillian Flynn.

Template: I love art and my favorite medium to work with is:
Example: I love art. My favorite medium to work with is clay for sculpting.

Template: Between cooking and baking, I prefer to:
Example: Between cooking and baking, I prefer to cook.

Template: I’m a film fanatic and my favorite director is:
Example: I’m a film fanatic and my favorite director is Steven Spielberg.

Template: I love film and my favorite movie of all time is:
Example: I love film. My favorite movie of all time is Kill Bill: Volume 1.

Template: My favorite film genre is:
Example: My favorite film genre is action.

Template: A fun, useless habit I have is:
Example: A fun, useless habit I have is juggling.

Template: My all-time passion is:
Example: My all-time passion is for chess.

Fun Facts Relating to Pop Culture

Template: My favorite social media platform is:
Example: My favorite social media platform is Facebook because I love sharing my photography.

Template: My favorite thing to post on social media is:
Example: My favorite thing to post on social media is cool quotes on Twitter that I find inspiring.

Template: My celebrity crush is:
Example: My celebrity crush is Andrew Garfield because of his gorgeous green eyes.

Template: My favorite musician is:
Example: My favorite musician is John Legend.

Template: My favorite song is:
Example: My favorite song is American Pie by Don McLean.

Template: My favorite actress is:
Example: My favorite actress is Anne Hathaway.

Template: My favorite actor is:
Example: My favorite actor is Leonardo DiCaprio.

Template: I love Game of Thrones and my favorite character is:
Example: I love Game of Thrones and my favorite character is Arya Stark.

Template: I am a big Potter-Head and my Hogwarts house is:
Example: I am a big Potter-Head and my Hogwarts house is Ravenclaw.

Template: I am a big Potter-Head and my favorite book is:
Example: I am a big Potter-Head. My favorite book is Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

Template: My current author obsession is with:
Example: My current author obsession is with Gillian Flynn.

Template: The celebrity that inspires me the most is:
Example: The celebrity that inspires me the most is Miley Cyrus.

Template: One time, I met this celebrity:
Example: One time, Olivia Rodrigo flew on the same plane as me and I got to meet her.

Template: My guilty pleasure TV show is:
Example: My guilty pleasure TV show is New Girl.

Template: My comfort TV show is:
Example: My comfort TV show is Gilmore Girls.

Template: If my life was a film, I would want this actor/actress to star as me:
Example: If my life was a film, I would want Drew Barrymore to star as me.

Template: My favorite childhood cartoon was:
Example: My favorite childhood cartoon was Tom & Jerry.

Template: The best live performance I’ve ever seen was:
Example: The best live performance I’ve ever seen was Pink Floyd in concert.

Template: My favorite blogs to read are blogs about:
Example: My favorite blogs to read are blogs about traveling.

Template: I miss reading this blog about:
Example: In college, a random thing I used to read is a popular blog. It was about music, and I miss it now.

Template: My favorite television husband/wife is:
Example: My favorite television husband is Dan from Roseanne.

Education/Work Fun Facts

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Template: As a kid, my favorite subject in school was:
Example: As a kid, my favorite subject in school was math. I loved solving problems.

Template: The awkwardest job interview I ever had was when:
Example: The awkwardest job interview I ever had been on was when I walked into the room. I realized I had matched with the interviewer on Tinder.

Template: My favorite job thus far has been:
Example: My favorite job thus far has been when I worked as a chef in NYC.

Template: My least favorite job thus far has been:
Example: My least favorite job thus far has been when I worked for a boutique. My co-workers were very mean.

Template: My first job was:
Example: My first job was being a babysitter when I was 12.

Template: A chore I despised doing while growing up was:
Example: A chore I despised doing while growing up was washing dishes.

Template: My dream job is:
Example: My dream job is working undercover as a special agent for the C.I.A.

Template: My favorite volunteering experience was:
Example: My favorite volunteering experience was when I helped out a local soup kitchen. On Wednesdays, I served the homeless dinner.

Template: When I was a kid, I wanted to grow up and be:

Example: When I was a kid, I wanted to grow up and be a bus driver.
Template: A skill I would love to learn is:
Example: A skill I would love to learn is how to speak Italian. That way, I can talk with my grandmother.

Template: My high school mascot was:
Example: My high school mascot was a hornet.

Template: The other language I know is:
Example: The other language I know is German.

Random Fun Facts

Template: My favorite day of the week is:
Example: My favorite day of the week is Friday. I know I get to sleep in the next day.

Template: My favorite season is:
Example: My favorite season is fall because of the beautiful leaves.

Template: My favorite holiday is:
Example: My favorite holiday is Easter because I love going to mass that day.

Template: My favorite tradition is:
Example: My favorite tradition is making cookies on Christmas Eve with my father.

Template: An irrational fear I have is:
Example: An irrational fear I have is of the dark.

Template: My favorite year of life thus far has been:
Example: My favorite year of life thus far has been when I was 22.

Template: My biggest pet peeve is:
Example: My biggest pet peeve is when people chew with their mouths open.

Template: A random superstition I have is:
Example: A random superstition I have is to not walk under ladders.

Template: Something at the top of my bucket list is:
Example: Something at the top of my bucket list is to learn how to swing dance.

Template: A bad habit of mine is:
Example: A bad habit of mine is biting my nails.

Template: If I could live in another era, I would pick:
Example: If I could live in another era, I would pick the 80s. This is because of the music and the vibrant fashion.

Template: I broke this bone once:
Example: One time, I broke my ankle and was laid up for over a month.

Template: The dream date I look forward to is:
Example: The dream date I look forward to is a picnic in a park.

Template: I have a few tattoos and piercings like:
Example: I have three tattoos and four piercings.

Template: A word I hate is:
Example: A word I can’t stand is “moist”.

Template: A word I love is:
Example: A word I love to say is “bubbly”.

Template: One of my hidden talents is:
Example: One of my hidden talents is touching my thumb to my wrist.

Template: The best advice I’ve ever received is:
Example: The best advice I’ve ever received is to make my own happiness in life.

Template: An odd fear I had as a child was:
Example: An odd fear I had as a child was about monsters. I worried they would have bitten my toes if I let them hang over the edge of the bed.

Interesting Facts

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Template: If I could open up a shop, I would sell:
Example: If I could open up a shop, I would sell fun flavors of ice cream.

Template: My favorite time of the day is:
Example: My favorite time of the day is at dawn because it feels calm.

Template: In my opinion, the best invention of the 21st century was:
Example: In my opinion, the best invention of the 21st century was the automobile.

Template: My favorite activity to do with my partner is:
Example: My favorite activity to do with my partner is play golf.

Template: Something not many people know about me is that:
Example: Something not many people know about me is that I write poetry.

Template: An accent I’m good at interpreting is:
Example: An accent I’m good at interpreting is a British accent, want to hear?

Template: An interesting thing that stresses me out the most is:
Example: An interesting thing that stresses me out the most is traveling for long distances.

Template: My favorite sport is:
Example: My favorite sport is hockey.

Template: My favorite activity to de-stress is:
Example: My favorite activity to de-stress is taking a hot bath.

Template: The person I would pick to be stranded on an island with is:
Example: I would pick to be stranded on an island with Bear Grills.

Template: One time I had a crazy experience with:
Example: One time I had a crazy experience seeing a U.F.O.

Template: My favorite childhood memory was:
Example: My favorite childhood memory was when my family and I traveled to Italy.

Template: If I had a warning label, it would say:
Example: If I had a warning label, it would say “Caution, very clumsy”.

Template: My favorite candle scent is:
Example: My favorite candle scent is of freshly baked cookies.

Template: My biggest role model is:
Example: My biggest role model is my mom.

Template: Another name my parent was thinking of naming me was:
Example: Another name my parent was thinking of naming me was Zoey.

Template: I call my grandparents:
Example: I call my grandparents pop-pop and gram.

Template: The bravest thing I’ve ever done is:
Example: The bravest thing I’ve ever done is going bungee jumping in New Zealand.

Template: My clothing style is:
Example: My clothing style is considered Bohemian, in my opinion.

Template: My biggest fear is:
Example: My biggest fear is being lost in a cornfield.

Template: My first car was:
Example: My first car was a VW bug.

Template: As a kid, my imaginary best friend was named:
Example: As a kid, my imaginary best friend was named Fred.120+ “Fun Facts About Me” For Work

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