Failed doomsday predictions

POSTED: 09:01 AM PST Dec 20, 2012    UPDATED: 09:06 AM PST Dec 20, 2012 

Friday's forecast doomsday is one of many visions predicting the end of the world through history.

Doomsday - Hen of Leeds
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Prophet Hen of Leeds -- In 1806, a hen in the English town of Leeds began laying eggs on which the phrase "Christ is coming" was written. The hen's owner eventually admitted to writing the phrase on the eggs with acid and re-inserting them into the fowl.

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