Kentucky is a very
interesting state. To begin with, Kentucky
became a state in 1792. Furthermore, Kentuckyís
capital is Frankfort.
In 1793, Frankfort was made capital of Kentucky. You might know
this person that was born in Kentucky,
his name is Abraham Lincoln. Finally, Kentucky
is the 15th state in the United States
††† The land of Kentucky
is humungous; the land
of Kentucky is 39,728
square miles. Kentucky has beautiful sights,
such as, the biggest lakes in Kentucky; their
names are Kentucky Lake, and Lake
Barkley. Kentucky has a HUGE mountain which is why itís the
highest point in Kentucky.
Many Kentuckians live in one of the biggest cityís which is known as Louisville
††† Kentucky has millions of people, but not the
most. Kentucky has 4,350,606 Kentuckians
living in Kentucky.
Most Kentuckians have European backgrounds; in fact, 9/16 of Kentuckians have
European backgrounds. A little bit less then half of Kentucky population live in rural areas; in
fact, actually 48% of Kentuckians live in rural areas. About 52% of Kentuckians
live in cities.
††† Kentuckyís history goes back a long time. On
June 1st, 1992 the Bluegrass
State, known as Kentucky
was made a state and is the 15th state in the United States.
During the 1730s Kentuckians took jobs building dams. Frankfort
capital in 1793. Isaac Shelby was chosen as the first governor of the 15th
makes a lot of money from the Kentucky derby
because the Kentucky
derby is on of the most famous horse races. Manufacturing is Kentuckyís
move valuable business; in fact cars and trucks are Kentuckyís most manufacturing products. Coal
valuable mining source.
††† In conclusion, Kentucky is an
interesting place. It has beautiful land structures. Many Kentuckians visit Kentuckyís mountains,
forests, rivers and lakes. Abraham Lincoln was born in Kentucky; visitors can see a cabin like
Abraham Lincoln birthplace cabin. Owensboro is
in the west of Kentucky, Owensboro is the barbecue capital of the
is a very interesting place for people to live or visit.††