Michigan Fast Facts for Today
- Henry Ford hand built his first car in 1896, while Ransom E. Olds founded the first auto company in Michigan in 1897.
- Pears - In 2010, Michigan produced 900 tons of pears that generated $1.4 million.
- Mackinac is pronounced: Mackinaw
Anything or anywhere in the Upper Peninsula is spelled Mackinac, Anything or anywhere in the lower Peninsula is spelled Mackinaw.
- Michigan has the world's largest limestone quarry, in Rogers City.
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