Kentucky is the 15th state in the United States, joining the Union on June 1, 1792, after having been originally a part of Virginia. It is located in the south-central region of the US. Because of the abundance of the bluegrass on Kentucky’s fertile soils, it is nicknamed the “Bluegrass State.”
Its diverse and abundant ecosystem, industry, and features make Kentucky one of the prosperous states. Of course, it is also the ohome of bluegrass music and the world-famous Kentucky Fried Chicken. Its capital is Frankfort and largest city is Louisville. More little known but no less interesting facts to discover about Kentucky await you in this article!