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First place anybody flew a plane

Pepsi

Krispy Kreme

Hardees

Bojangles

Golden Corral

Mt. Olive Pickles

BB&T

Link Wray (pioneer of distorted guitar tones and inventor of the power chord)

James Taylor

Ben Folds Five

Squirell Nut Zippers

Doc Watson

the first public university in the United States (UNC - Chapel Hill)

1/2 of Steven King's movies were filmed in NC

other movies filmed here include: Cape Fear, Bull Durham, The Green Mile, The Fugitive, Talladega Nights, Children Of The Corn, The Color Purple, Dirty Dancing, Glory, Patch Adams, Hannibal, Leatherheads, The Crow, Being There, Blue Velvet, and many more.

Billy Graham

Jesse Helms

fmr. President Andrew Jackson

fmr. President Andrew Johnson

fmr. President James K. Polk

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