Nickname: Empire State of the South, Peach State
Motto: Wisdom, justice and moderation.
Flower: Cherokee rose
Bird: Brown Thrasher
Tree: Live oak
Song: Georgia On My Mind
Entered Union: January 2, 1788
The 50 State Quarters Program Release Date: July 19, 1999
Official Website of Georgia
Famous people from Georgia
U.S. President James Earl Carter
Martin Luther King, Jr.