Some interesting facts about Georgia

Some interesting facts about Georgia

  • Historic Saint Marys Georgia is the second oldest city within the nation.
  • Stone Mountain near Atlanta is one of the largest single masses of exposed granite in the world.
  • until 1998, oral sex between two adults (even husband and wife) was punishable with 20 years in prison
  • It has the world’s largest indoor aquarium with over eight million gallons of water, 100,000 animals, and five hundred species.
  • When you visit Brasstown Bald, Georgia’s highest point, you can see four states-Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina and Alabama.
  • In 1943, it became the first state to allow 18 year olds to vote.
  • One of the best ways to save money when visiting Atlanta is by purchasing a City Pass. It includes admittance to the Georgia Aquarium, the CNN Studio tour, Zoo Atlanta, the World of Coca Cola and many other great Atlanta area attractions.

Some interesting facts about Georgia

 

  • It is the home to CNN, the federal Centers for illness control, and Coca-Cola.

Some interesting facts about Georgia

  • it leads the nation within the production of paper and board, tufted textile merchandise, and processed chicken.
  • World’s record massive mouth bass was caught in a Georgia lake in 1932.

Some famous people born in Georgia

President Jimmy Carter
Ray charles
gladys knight
martin luther king jr
jackie robinson