California Facts – 110 Fascinating Facts About California

Amazing Facts California

One of the three best surfing locations in the world is found at Maverick, an area of beach in San Mateo County, California.

Juan Rodrigruez Cabrillo, a Spanish navigator who became the first European to sight the region that is present day California in 1542.

Antarctica was once as warm as California.

The oldest music festival of the world is held at the Monterey, called The Monterey Jazz Festival.

The world’s tallest Flagpole can be found in Dorris Town in northern California.

If California is a country, then it would be the 6th largest economy in the world.

California is the largest producer of grapes, peaches, kiwifruits, strawberries, plums, dates, avocados, prunes, garlic, onion, tangerines, and lemon.

California is a birthplace for the film industry, the internet and personal computer.

California grizzly bear is the state animal of California.

More than 130,000 people are in California prisons.