kentucky fun facts and trivia. ... The Kentucky Derby is the oldest continuously
held horse race in the country. It is held at Churchill Downs in Louisville on the
Kentucky was the 15<sup>th</sup> state in the USA; it became a state on June 1, 1792. State
Abbreviation - KY State Capital - Frankfort Largest City - Louisville
Apr 26, 2016 ... Starters in the Kentucky Derby, the oldest continuously held horse race, have had
names beginning with every letter of the alphabet except for ...
Kentucky was the first region west of the Allegheny Mountains to be settled by
American pioneers. James Harrod established the first permanent settlement at ...
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Kids learn facts and geography about the state of Kentucky including symbols,
flag, capital, bodies of water, industry, borders, population, fun facts, GDP,
In 1792, Kentucky became the 15<sup>th</sup> state. Isaac Shelby was chosen as the first
governor. The first General Assembly met in a two-story log building, and the ...
Resources and activities for school age children on the state of Kentucky.
Nov 30, 2015 ... Once a year, the nation turns its gaze to Kentucky for two adrenaline-packed
minutes better known as the Kentucky Derby. But there's much ...
Dec 31, 2015 ... Kentucky is an interesting place with some unique forgotten facts, people, and
history. Here are 15 interesting facts that might surprise you.