Kentucky’s long history includes doing its part in the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, and the Civil War. It sent its sons and daughters to fight in the World Wars and other conflicts to protect our nation over the years. It’s the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln, Jefferson Davis, Cassius Marcellus Clay, Kit Carson, Fred Vinson, and many others. Explore the history of Kentucky and see what interesting facts you can discover about this state with a free 7-page state history printable. Create a map of the state, organize events chronologically, and explore more of the state’s exciting past with writing prompts.