They mostly ignore people preferring cold blooded animals instead. Although there was a roman named Vedius Pollio who was infamous for keeping a pond of lampreys to put disobedient slaves in.
We break from Lampreys to share caption from the journals of some good thinker:
Today is: 19th January (GMT), in history on the 19th of January, 1912 AD the following birth happened:
Francis David Charteris: Earl of Wemyss and March / Scottish landowner