40 Incredible Facts About Rhode Island

Last updated on April 10th, 2020

References:

  1. http://www.worldstopexports.com/rhode-islands-top-10-exports/
  2. https://books.google.co.in/books?id=9vHLJX2RY88C&pg=PA211&lpg=PA211&dq=%22the+cradle+of+American+industry+began+at+the+place+of+rushing+water%E2%80%9D.&source=bl&ots=gZEqgg4Hj1&sig=ACfU3U0KYfUnBNu7L1efZ6QhbVOU6QA_Zw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiFqY6Tn_jmAhVeH7cAHRH6CDMQ6AEwAHoECAMQAQ#v=onepage&q=%22the%20cradle%20of%20American%20industry%20began%20at%20the%20place%20of%20rushing%20water%E2%80%9D.&f=false
  3. https://www.alaska.org/how-big-is-alaska/rhode-island
  4. https://www.ri.gov/facts/history.php
  5. https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/touro-synagogue
  6. https://www.politico.com/story/2014/05/this-day-in-politics-107177
  7. https://patch.com/rhode-island/portsmouth/nations-oldest-schoolhouse-turns-285
  8. https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/887896.Jean_Sheldon/blog
  9. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Animals_Topiary_Garden
  10. https://www.centralrichamber.com/1092/tourism/interesting-facts-about-rhode-island/
  11. https://whatsupnewp.com/2017/01/newports-history-circus-host-first-performance-country-ringling-bros/
  12. https://risdmuseum.org/exhibitions-events/exhibitions/circus
  13. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhode_Island_State_House
  14. https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/states/rhode-island/
  15. https://250.brown.edu/browns-history.html
  16. https://www.britannica.com/event/Dorr-Rebellion
  17. http://www.dot.ri.gov/community/bikeri/eastbay.php
  18. https://www.abc-usa.org/2012/03/first-baptist-church-in-america-providence-ri/
  19. https://www.profootballhof.com/news/nfl-s-first-night-game/
  20. https://www.jfklibrary.org/learn/about-jfk/life-of-jacqueline-b-kennedy/fast-facts-jacqueline-kennedy/wedding-details
  21. https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/04/17/how-gdp-of-us-states-compares-to-countries-around-the-world/39295197/
  22. https://www.providencejournal.com/writers/mark-patinkin/20140318-mark-patinkin-in-rhode-island-we-set-guinness-worthy-records
  23. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Block_Island_Wind_Farm-every-day.ece
  24. https://www.britannica.com/place/Rhode-Island-Rhode-Island
  25. https://www.history.com/topics/reformation/roger-williams
  26. http://www.factsfornow.scholastic.com/article?product_id=nbk&type=0ta&uid=10667830&id=a2025260-h