The Golden Gate Bridge is the #1 suicide site in the world.
The official color of the Golden Gate Bridge is called International Orange.
Every 2 weeks, on average, someone jumps off the Golden Gate Bridge.
There’s a nude beach under the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.
The Golden Gate uses the largest bridge cables ever made, long enough to encircle the world more than 3 times at the equator.
2% of people who jump off the Golden Gate Bridge survive the fall. One man even jumped off for “fun”.
During the 70s, a suicide jumper from the Golden Gate Bridge left a note that read “I’m going to walk to the bridge. If one person smiles at me on the way, I will not jump.”
A San Francisco Highway Patrol Officer, called Kevin Briggs, has talked approximately 200 people out of suicide on the Golden Gate Bridge since 1994.
The cost to construct a new Golden Gate Bridge today would be approximately US$1.2 billion.
The founder of Victoria’s Secret, Roy Raymond, committed suicide by leaping off the Golden Gate Bridge in 1993.
The youngest recorded suicide at the Golden Gate Bridge was a 5-year-old girl called Marilyn Demont.