Facts about Wisconsinites

Gene Wilder

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  • Did you Know that Gene Wilder from the hit move "Willy Wonka" was born in WI!
  • Did you know that Gene Wilder was born on June 11 1933 Milwaukee WI!

Harry Houdini

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  • Did you know that Harry Houdini was born in hungry but grow up in WI!
  • Did you know that was know as the best magician of his time!
  • Did you know that Houdini died on on Halloween in 1926 after one of his preformances!

CARRIE CHAPMAN


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  • did you know that Carrie Champman was first woman for the NAWSA 1900 1904!
  • Did you know that Carrie Chapman was born in Ripon, Wisconsin Jan. 9, 1859!
  • Did you know that after Chapman was born she moved to New york and Got married thair but didn't like living in the city so she and her husband moved back to Wisconsin!



























WI CIRCUS PARADE


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  • Did you know that Wisconsin has a national parade every year since 1963 in Milwaukee!
  • Did you know that the parade has historical wagons!
  • Did you know that there are 750 horses in this parade!

GAYLORD NELSON


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  • Did you know that Gaylord Nelson was born in WI and he founded Earth day!
  • did you Know that Gaylord was Born on Clearlake, WI 1916
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  • Did you know that Madison was not always WI's capitol Belmont at one point But now It is Madison!
  • Did you know the reason that the the law didn't want Belmot to e the state capitol because is not in the center of Wisconsin Belmot was in the southwestern territories.

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