Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Fact of the Day: Francis Town

The capital of Tennessee, Nashville is named after Francis Nash. He was a brigadier general in the American Revolutionary War but did not live to see the war's end. 

25 comments:

DeniseinVA said...

I didn't know that, very interesting and I love learning this stuff. Thanks Adam!

Bob Bushell said...

Sad**************

Just Keepin It Real, Folks! said...

Awesome city!!!

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Music City - can't believe I've never been there

Margaret D said...

That's interesting, especially finding out how Nashville got it's name.

Julie Ann Lozada said...

that was great!

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Dana said...

I'd love to go there!

Al Penwasser said...

Presumably he liked country music...?

Sharon said...

I'd love to visit Nashville sometime

Pat said...

Interesting!

Moscow Blogger said...

Grate! Classic style!
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Vett Vandiver said...

very interesting!

stephen Hayes said...

Another interesting fact I wasn't aware of. Thanks.

Pat Hatt said...

Never knew that one

Pilar Domínguez said...

very interesting! kisses:)

Maude Lynn said...

That's one I didn't know!

Unknown said...

The birth of country

Holy Ghost Writer said...

Great place to visit

Christine said...

nice building

FilipBlog said...

It is a nice building.

Greetings,
Filip

Kati said...

Thanks for letting us know!

Have a great day,
-Kati

P.S.: Thanks for commenting on my last post!

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

interesting fact!
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Caro * said...

Nice information Adam :)

The Happy Whisk said...

That almost looks like a mini, instead of a real building.

Theresa Mahoney said...

Very cool looking building! I'd love to go there some day!