Rhode Island never approved the 18th Amendment, otherwise known as prohibition. It was only 1 of 2 states that didn’t approve it.
Most American car horns beep in the key of F.
The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak. – Hans Hofmann
The first ever outdoor polo match in 1876 and the first open golf tournament in the U.S. were both played in Rhode Island.
Queen Elizabeth II is a trained mechanic!
There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth. – Leo Tolstoy
Rhode Island native artist Gilbert Stuart was the man who was responsible for the portrait of George Washington on the $1 bill. So there is a little piece of Rhode Island in your pocket at all times!