36 Utah Facts: Interesting Facts About Utah

Last updated on October 29th, 2019

References: 

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Utah
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ute_people
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kings_Peak_(Utah)
  4. https://www.visitutah.com/things-to-do/events/sundance-film-festival/
  5. https://jurassicparkbuilder.fandom.com/wiki/Utahraptor
  6. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Desert_bighorn_sheep
  7. https://www.businessinsider.com/jello-became-utah-official-state-food-2016-11?IR=T
  8. https://historytogo.utah.gov/utah_chapters/american_indians/nativeamericansinutah.html
  9. http://www.fundinguniverse.com/company-histories/zion-s-cooperative-mercantile-institution-history/
  10. https://www.nps.gov/arch/learn/nature/arches.htm
  11. https://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/world-records/longest-continous-car-skid/
  12. https://learning.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/10/may-10-1869-first-transcontinental-railroad-completed/
  13. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bingham_Canyon_Mine
  14. https://www.history.com/news/why-the-mormons-settled-in-utah
  15. https://www.forbes.com/sites/trevornace/2018/10/18/the-worlds-largest-organism-pando-is-dying/#719324c35554
  16. https://www.deseret.com/2012/1/20/20245840/about-utah-story-of-first-kfc-shows-anything-can-happen#no-matter-what-the-weather-colonel-sanders-and-pete-harman-welcome-customers-to-the-worlds-first-kfc-in-salt-lake-city
  17. https://utah.com/great-salt-lake-state-park/facts
  18. https://utah.com/bonneville-salt-flats
  19. google books
  20. https://utah.com/rainbow-bridge
  21. https://www.utahwomenshistory.org/bios/marthahughescannon/
  22. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martha_Hughes_Cannon
  23. https://landspeedrecord.org/blue-flame-gary-gabelich/
  24. https://www.thevintagenews.com/2018/04/23/newspaper-rock/
  25. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2002_Winter_Olympics
  26. https://stillmed.olympic.org/media/Document%20Library/OlympicOrg/Games/Winter-Games/Games-Salt-Lake-City-2002-Winter-Olympic-Games/IOC-Marketing-and-Broadcasting-Various-files/Global-Television-Report-Salt-Lake-2002.pdf
  27. https://www.nps.gov/brca/learn/nature/upd.htm
  28. http://animalia.bio/utah-prairie-dog
  29. https://edcutah.org/industries/aerospace-defense
  30. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_spike