Few People Know Alabama Was The First State To Send Americans To The Moon

Over the years, Alabama has been the first state responsible for doing many great things. In fact, it was the first state to declare Christmas a legal holiday and the first state in America to celebrate Mardi Gras. Even though those are great accomplishments, the one thing that Alabama did that truly stands out from the rest is design and build the first rocket that sent the first Americans to the moon. To learn all about this important piece of space history, take a look below.

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Also, take a look at these incredible facts about the U.S. Space & Rocket Center.

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