"The Old Line State"
Fact: Maryland was named in honor of Henrietta Marier, who granted the right to establish an English colony there.
Size: 12,297 sq. mi.
Population: 5, 458, 137
Statehood: April 28th 1778 7th State
Motto: "Strong Deeds, Gentle Words"
Tree: White Oak
Bird: Baltimore Oriole
Flower: Black Eyed Susan
Song: "Maryland, My Maryland" by James R. Randall
'80s Hardcore Band: VOID