25 Fascinating Facts About America

Posted by , Updated on November 10, 2017

Some call it The Land of the Free, others call it ‘Mericuh. No matter what you call it though, you should take a short break from lighting fireworks and grilling hamburgers to enjoy these 25 fascinating facts about America. And as we celebrate the birth of a nation make sure to thank any veterans that you know. Happy Fourth of July!

20

Crowning Glory

Statue-of-Liberty

The seven rays on the crown of the Statue of Liberty represent the seven continents. Each measures up to 9 feet in length and weighs as much as 150 pounds

19

Outnumbered

Cows

Montana has three times as many cows as it does people.

18

High Morale

Declaration-of-Independence

The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp paper.

17

Creeper

Dollar-spider

The American one-dollar bill contains several hidden images, including a spider in the upper right-hand corner.

16

Coincidence?

John-Adams-and-Thomas-Jefferson

John Adams and Thomas Jefferson both died on July 4, 1826 – 50 years to the day after the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

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