December 14, 1819
Black Bear and West Indian Manatee
Northern Flicker & Eastern Wild Turkey
Camellia (known for grace and elegance)
Cotton and pecans
Birmingham's 16th St. Baptist Church, US Space and Rocket Center, MLK Jr's Church, Rosa Park Museum.
Home of George Washington Carver - he discovered over 300 uses for peanuts. Alabama is also known as the Heart of Dixie.