With an iconic name like Mississippi, how could it not make it onto our site? You might think you know all there is to know about this stunning corner of America, but that’s where you’re wrong… sit back and enjoy these 15 facts about Mississippi State:
It’s named after a river, can you guess which one?
Andrew Jackson has the honour of having the state capital named after him.
This happened when he led his side to victory in the Battle of New Orleans in 1815.
The Delta is the Northwest section of the state.
It’s sandwiched between the Mississippi and Yazoo rivers.