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Kentucky officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central ... Kentucky is known as the "Bluegrass State", a nickname based on the bluegrass found in many of its pastures due to the fertile soil. One of the ...

www.50states.com/facts/kentucky.htm

kentucky fun facts and trivia. ... Kentucky was a popular hunting ground for the Shawnee and Cherokee ... Today Kentucky is known as the Bluegrass State.

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Famous For: Race Horse Farms, Kentucky Derby, Mammoth Caves. Famous Kentuckians: Abraham Lincoln (US President), Kit Carson (scout), George Clooney ...

www.thestreet.com/slideshow/14111948/1/13-things-kentucky-is-best-known-for-other-than-the-kentucky-derby.html

May 6, 2017 ... Kentucky ranks in the lower half of the 50 states in population, with a scant 4.4 million residents. But, for such a little place, the Bluegrass State ...

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Apr 26, 2016 ... Man o' War, one of the most famous horses ever born in Kentucky, never actually ran a race in the state. 3. Thunder Over Louisville, the Derby ...

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Oct 15, 2014 ... Games have been known to incite riots, regardless of the outcome, with .... Yes, Kentucky Fried Chicken, now known as KFC, is from Kentucky.

www.onlyinyourstate.com/kentucky/10-things-only-found-in-or-originating-from-kentucky

May 17, 2015 ... Kentucky has some amazing things, unique to the Bluegrass, and here ... The incredibly beautiful Cumberland Falls is known as the Niagara of ...

www.quora.com/What-is-Kentucky-known-for

As a native Kentuckian born and raised I'm happy to share both my perspective as well as a more traditional definition of what Kentucky is known for. My perspective:

mentalfloss.com/article/59107/15-things-you-might-not-know-about-kentucky

Oct 5, 2014 ... Kentucky Bend is an odd little geographic quirk of the state. ... Kentucky favorite: the thick, spicy vegetable and meat stew known as burgoo. 6.

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Kentucky facts & information -Interesting OMG Kentucky fun facts for kids - random ... The name stuck and today Kentucky is known as the “Bluegrass State”.