Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Fact of the Day: Charles Land

South Carolina and North Carolina both get their name from King Charles I. The region was originally called Carolus, a Latin form of Charles. King Charles II then changed the name to Carolina, and the region spilt into two and later became states.


Shaw said...

North and South Carolus would have been cool

DWei said...

Yeah, I think Carolus is a better name.

Zap McBlowfist said...

good info :D