Fun Fact 2: The state flag depicts a single red star, a red stripe and a bear
Fun Fact 3: The capital of Capital City is Sacramento; it is the sixth-largest city within the state
Fun Fact 4: The area of California State covers 163707 square miles or just over 423999 square kilometers
Fun Fact 5: It is ranked 3rd largest American state, after Alaska and Texas (largest and second Largest)
Fun Fact 6: The highest temperature ever recorded in the US was recorded in Death Valley, California on July 10, 1913. The temperature soared in at a whopping 56.7 °C (134 °F) Phew!
Fun Fact 7: Beverly Hills is a wealthy city in Los Angeles, southern California; it is home to the shopping district Rodeo Drive and was featured in the popular television show Beverly Hills 90210
Fun Fact 8: Skateboarding first originated in southern California, 1963
Fun Fact 9: The state nickname is "The Golden State"
Fun Fact 10: The Disneyland Resort is in Anaheim. The iconic Sleeping Beauty Castle is adorned with real 22-karat gold leaf to ensure that it sparkles and glistens with full effect even on rainy days
Fun Fact 11: The largest city in the state is Los Angeles; L.A. is the second largest city in the whole of the U.S.
Fun Fact 12: California sea lions are found all along the coastline; they are the most common type of sea lion seen in zoos and aquariums around the world
Fun Fact 13: Fruity Fact! 98% of all eating grapes produced in the US are grown in the state of California!
Fun Fact 14: Zorro, the masked comic book hero was created in 1919 by Johnston McCulley, it was set in old Spanish California
Fun Fact 15: The State Motto is "Eureka" or "I have found it"