Friday, June 13, 2014

Fact of the Day: Cheyenne

The capital of Wyoming, Cheyenne is named after the Cheyenne Nation which was one of the most notable Native America tribes of the Great Plains region. 

15 comments:

Kati said...

Does this have something to do with Cheyenne pepper?

-Kati

Stephanie Faris said...

I did know that one!

DEZMOND said...

No kidding! :)

Pilar Domínguez said...

beautiful name to remember one of the Native American tribes. Kisses:)

Christine said...

interesting fact!

Optimistic Existentialist said...

I really want to make it to see Wyoming someday. I want to see Yellowstone!!

Pat Hatt said...

One I actually knew

Holy Ghost Writer said...

Seems reasonable enough

Anna-Alina said...

I didn't even know about this capital.

Kay said...

It's named after them after a history that was tragic for them.

Adam said...

No idea

bj said...

hahhaa...this is one fact of yours that I DID know...
and it's CAYENNE pepper...:)

Theresa Mahoney said...

I have always liked that name. Though, I may be a bit biased since it is the name of one of my cousins.

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

A good choice for a name!

stephen Hayes said...

I think I always assumed this.