13 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Mississippi
By Daniella DiRienzo|Published June 15, 2015
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for more than 30 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as the Mississippi-based Parents & Kids Magazine. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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!