One member of the Lollypop Guild still lives.
Dorothy wears ruby-colored slippers in both the novel and the 1939 movie.
Judy Garland was always the first choice to play Dorothy Gayle.
Jack Haley was always the first choice to play the Tin Man
W. C. Fields was always the first choice to play the Wizard
Gale Sondergaard was the first choice to play the Wicked Witch.
The Wicked Witch of the West, once appeared on Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood.
The Wicked Witch was harmed by water in the movie and Margaret Hamilton was harmed by fire.
The Wizard’s coat in the movie once belonged to L. Frank Baum
One song, “The Jitterbug,” was eliminated from film and "Over the Rainbow" almost went with it.
The “horse of a different color” was colored with Jello
The original run of The Wizard of Oz wasn’t a financial success
The Wizard of Oz won the Academy Award for Best Picture
The Munchkins have their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
The Cowardly Lion, has a great-grandson who also appeared in an Oz work.