It's about one-and-three-fifths times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 440 is 1.59 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.629 times that amount.(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
Nicknamed "America's pastime," there are 276 professional baseball teams in the United States (across all levels of play). Major League Baseball — the league with the highest level of professional play — drew more than 74 million spectators at gmes in 2013.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 440 is 1.62 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 0.617 times that amount.(Bliss text)
Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, delivered November 19, 1863, at the postwar dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, lasted just over two minutes and contained an estimated (the exact wording of the original speech is disputed) 272 words. Lincoln wrote five (5) drafts of the speech, which are known today by the last names of the original recipients.
It's about three-fifths the number of Kernels on an Ear of Corn.
In other words, the count of Kernels on an Ear of Corn is 2 times 440.(Corn, a.k.a. Maize; Kernel a.k.a. Seed) (average) (for Dent Corn, a.k.a. field corn)
An average ear of dent corn, the kind grown to feed to animals and to make other foods, has an average of 800 kernels. Each acre of corn yields about 15,900 ears of corn.
It's about three-fifths the number of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
In other words, 440 is 0.587 times the count of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the count of Inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is 1.7 times that amount.(November, 2015 figures) (including individuals and groups)
As of November, 2015, there were 749 individuals in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Artists and bands must have had at least 25 years of fame before being considered for induction in the Hall.
It's about half the number of Population of Vatican City.
In other words, 440 is 0.523 times the count of Population of Vatican City, and the count of Population of Vatican City is 1.91 times that amount.(a.k.a. Vatican City State, a.k.a. Stato della Città del Vaticano, a.k.a. Status Civitatis Vaticanae) (Rome, Italy) (2014 estimates; permanent residents only)
Vatican City, the seat of the Roman Catholic Church, is the smallest internationally recognized state in the world, with a population of just 842 people (according to a 2004 estimate). Each year, approximately 18 million tourists visit The City.
It's about two times the number of Bones in the Human Body.
In other words, 440 is 2.14 times the count of Bones in the Human Body, and the count of Bones in the Human Body is 0.467 times that amount.(adult, excluding sesamoid bones and ossicles)
The adult human body contains 206 bones. A newborn's body contains more bones — 270 — with unfused bone segments in the legs, arms, head, and face.
It's about two-and-a-half times the number of John Wayne films.
In other words, 440 is 2.47 times the count of John Wayne films, and the count of John Wayne films is 0.405 times that amount.(a.k.a. "Duke", a.k.a. JW, a.k.a. Marion Mitchell Morrison, a.k.a. Marion Robert Morrison, a.k.a. Duke Morrison) (films starring the actor in any size role)
Known for his distinctive voice and walk, Oscar-winning Western actor John Wayne appeared in 178 films between 1926 and 1976. He was said to have the lead role in 142 of those films.