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Title: Interesting Facts About San Jose You Haven’t Heard Before


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Interesting Facts About San Jose You Havent
Heard Before
San Jose is one of the largest cities by
population and area in Northern California and
the tenth most populated city of the United
States. San Jose is a prominent center when it
comes to research and development, tourism,
trade, and commerce. In fact, it has been named
as the Capital of Silicon Valley and it is one of
the wealthiest cities in the world. Uncover more
facts about San Jose today so that you know what
to expect and what not when you land in San Jose.
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1. San Jose has the third-highest GDP
contribution in the world after Switzerland,
Oslo, Norway, and Zurich. 2. San Jose is
home to global tech companies like eBay, PayPal,
Cisco Systems, Samsung, Broadcom, Acer, and many
more. 3. The Muwekma Ohlone/ the Tamyen
people were the earliest and the original
inhabitants of San Jose. They were hunters and
gatherers who made a paradigm shift to the
agrarian lifestyle after the Spanish arrival.
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4. San Jose was originally founded on
November 29, 1777, and was known as El Pueblo de
San Jose de Guadalupe. It was named after Saint
Joseph and it was only until March 27, 1850, that
it was incorporated as San Jose. 5. San Jose
served as the capital of California from
1849-1852. It hosted as the first and second
session of the California Legislature from
1850-1851. 6. San Jose is the birthplace of
many popular celebrities like Kay Ryan, Amy Chow,
Steve Wozniak, Kate Walsh, Peggy Fleming, Dustin
diamond, and many more.
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7. San Jose is also the home of many
inventions like the Silicon Valley US Patent and
Trademark Office, a floppy disk, hard disk
drives, Eggo waffles, etc. 8. San Jose was
used as the supply station for miners, the citys
New Almaden mine provided mercury. With the
ongoing pandemic regarding Covid-19 American
Airlines has issued special guidance and flight
cancellation policies. If you need any assistance
regarding American flight changes you can visit
American airlines today.
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