Connecticut is a state that is truly loaded with history. From being one of the thirteen original colonies to our involvement in the Revolutionary War, these are the things that history books highlight when it comes to the Nutmeg State. But there are some insane things that happened that you won’t find in most Connecticut history books.

How many of these insane things did you know about? What other things should be on this list?

If you are interested in some additional history, check out what Connecticut looked like 100 years ago in this article.

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