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13 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Mississippi

The great state of Mississippi is known for things like southern charm, a rich history, and beautiful views but many don’t realize the impact the state has had in forming our current world. From miniscule inventions to life-changing innovations, the state has definitely earned bragging rights. Check out the list below for 13 interesting facts about Mississippi that you probably didn’t know!

There’s so much more to the state, that this list is just the tip of the iceberg. Be sure to share your favorite interesting facts about Mississippi below!

Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.