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10 Interesting Alabama Facts

Wednesday, November 21st 2012. | Places

Alabama fact are a unique collection of various facts about Alabama. This is one well-known state in the United States. Here are 10 interesting Alabama facts.

Alabama fact 1

Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras

Alabama introduced the Mardi Gras to the western world. This celebration is held on Shrove Tuesday, a day before the fast begins.

Alabama fact 2

Alabama workers built the first rocket that put man on the moon.

Alabama fact 3

Electric Trolley System was introduced worlds first in Montgomery in 1886.

Alabama fact 4

Alabama is the only country with all major natural resources needed to make iron and steel. It is also the largest supplier of iron and steel pipe products.

Alabama fact 5

Montgomery is the capital and the birthplace of the United Confederation of the Americas.

Alabama fact 6

Confederate flag was designed and first flown in Alabama in 1861.

Alabama fact 7

Alabama became the 22nd state on December 14, 1819.

Alabama fact


Alabama fact 8

City of Enterprise Boll Weevil Monument home to recognize the role this destructive insect played in encouraging farmers to grow crops other than cotton.

Alabama fact 9

Baseball players Henry Louis (Hank) Aaron was born in Mobile in 1934.

Alabama fact 10

Joe Louis

Joe Louis

This is interesting fact on this facts about Alabama article. Boxer Joe Louis was born in Lexington in 1914. He died in 1981. This is last Alabama fact.

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