Presentation on theme: "Beautiful Nebraska Written by Jim Fras Our State Song!"— Presentation transcript:
Beautiful Nebraska Written by Jim Fras Our State Song!
Jim Fras came from Russia. He moved to Lincoln, Nebraska in 1952. He was a professional entertainer. He thought Nebraska was so beautiful that he wrote this song. He wrote it in about 1 hour!! He died on Sept. 9, 2002 in Fairview, Nebraska. He was 77. Beautiful Nebraska became our official state song on June 21, 1967.
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