Famous People● Heather Whitestone- Miss America● Rosa Parks- Civil rights activist● Kate Jackson- Actress
Major Cities-Birmingham - -Tuscaloosa -Vestavia Hills Bessemer-Mongomery -Hoover-Moblie -Dothan-Huntsville - -DectaurFlorence -Auburn -Madison -Phenix City -Gadsden
Facts● Have bear wrestling● Dominoes may not be played on Sunday● Masks may not be worn in public● You may not wear blue jeans down Noble Street
History of the State● First to be there: Indians● First to discover: Europeans● Joined United states: 1819● Alabama means "tribal town" from Indians● Was discovered around 10,000 years ago● AL gold rush: 1835● Biggest tornado: in Birmingham and Tuscaloosa
PicturesAlabama gold rush!Biggest tornado in Alabama.
Current Events● Children found in apartment, abused.● 18 year old shot by policeman.● Vice presidential election
Summary● South part of USA● Warm● Very rural● Lots of Industries