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Illinois is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States. It is the 6th-most populous U.S. state and 25th-largest state in terms of land area, and is often ...

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Illinois Facts and Trivia. Ottawa, Freeport, Jonesboro, Charleston, Galesburg, Quincy and Alton hosted the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates that stirred interest  ...

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Apr 3, 2014 ... We did some research and put together 25 fun facts about Illinois' history and culture. Are we missing any good ones? Share them with us in ...

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Illinois became a state on December 3, 1818. Illinois was the 21st state to enter the Union. It had a population of 34,620 people. Illinois is now the fifth most ...

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Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain ... Illinois is one of the flattest states in the U.S.—so flat that the highest natural ...

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Information on Illinois — economy, government, culture, state map and flag, major cities, points of interest, famous residents, state motto, symbols, nicknames,  ...

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Sep 28, 2018 ... Illinois facts: 1. The tallest man in the world was born in Alton, Illinois, on 22 February 1918. 2. Boeing, the world's largest commercial ...

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Illinois. Entered the Union: Dec. 3, 1818 (21), Capital: Springfield. State Nicknames: Prairie State • Land of Lincoln. State Motto: State sovereignty, national union.

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Illinois was the 21st state in the USA; it became a state on December 3, 1818. State Abbreviation - IL State Capital - Springfield Largest City - Chicago