HomeFactopediaBrainoffsRankingsCommunityLog In
You know 0 facts

Massachusetts


Play a Quick Quiz on Massachusetts  (it's free)    



The Bay State
   is a nickname for the state of   
Massachusetts
Unofficial nickname. Massachusetts is a commonwealth, and is usually known as the Bay State, a nickname that goes back to its early settlers in 1789, with Old Bay State appearing about 50 years later. Alludes to the colony of Massachusetts Bay, founded in 1628.
A Bay Stater
   lives in   
Massachusetts
Bee Gees
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
Massachusetts
October 11 1967 for 4 weeks
Massachusetts
   state capital is   
Boston
I-90
   crosses   
Massachusetts
I-95
   crosses   
Massachusetts
I-93
   crosses   
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
   has the state flower   
Trailing-Arbutus
Massachusetts
   has the Postal Abbreviation   
MA
John Adams
   was born in   
Massachusetts
Before U.S. became a country
John Quincy Adams
   was born in   
Massachusetts
Before U.S. became a country
John F. Kennedy
   was born in   
Massachusetts
George Bush Snr
   was born in   
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
   has the motto   
"By the Sword We Seek Peace, But Peace Only Under Liberty"
Province of Massachusetts Bay
   was represented by   
John Adams
Province of Massachusetts Bay
   was represented by   
Samuel Adams
Aerosmith
   originated in   
Boston, Massachusetts
Boston
   originated in   
Boston, Massachusetts
The Cars
   originated in   
Boston, Massachusetts
James Taylor
   was born in   
Belmont, Massachusetts
Massachusetts
   flag is   

The flag shows a Massachuset warrior, his arrow pointing downward, representing peace.
Massachusetts
      
Had the First Subway System in the Country
Massachusetts
   has the telephone area code   
781
Fight Mass
   is the fight song of   
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Devens FMC
   is situated in   
Massachusetts
Federal Medical Center
The Crucible (1996)
   was set in   
Massachusetts
Based on the play by Arthur Miller about the 1692 Salem witch trials
Deval Patrick
   is Governor of   
Massachusetts
Democratic 2007
Massachusetts
   has   
A Minuteman Holding His Rifle
Joined union in 1788, quarter released in 2000
Lowell, Salem, Worcester
   are all   
Cities in Massachusetts
Massachusetts
   the highest point is   
Mt. Greylock, 3,487 Feet
University of Massachusetts
   is situated in   
Amherst
United States
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
   is situated in   
Cambridge
United States
U.S.S. Massachusetts
      
Earned 11 Battle Stars for Service in WWII
Commissoned May 1942 -- BB-59 --
Boston
   is situated in   
Massachusetts
Archdiocese
Fall River
   is situated in   
Massachusetts
Springfield
   is situated in   
Massachusetts
Worcester
   is situated in   
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
   has the   
Black-capped Chickadee
(Poecile atricapilla)1941
Massachusetts
   has a population of   
6,449,755
14th among all States and Territories
Boston Cream Pie
   is/are an official state food of   
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
      
Had the First College
Harvard
Old Colony State
   is a nickname for the state of   
Massachusetts
Unofficial nickname. Alludes to the colony of Massachusetts Bay, founded in 1628. This nickname applied to the early settlements of the Plymouth Colony in the years 1620-1628, before the Massachusetts Bay Colony was established. The name first appeared around 1798,
Boston, Massachusetts
   has the patron saint   
Botulph
D. 680
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
   is in   
Cambridge
Charles River
   runs through   
Massachusetts
80 miles long
Great Meadows
   is located in   
Massachusetts
Twenty miles from Boston
6th
   state to join the union was   
Massachusetts
February 6, 1788
Massachusetts
   joined the U.S.A in   
1788
February 6, 1788
Massachusetts
   was performed by   
Bee Gees
1969
Bee Gees
   released the single   
Massachusetts
1967; four weeks as U.K. #1






   About - Terms - Privacy Log In