Texas was the 28th state in the USA. - It was admitted on December 29, 1845. - Texas is the second biggest state in the USA - State Capital is Austin - Nickname is The Lone Star State.
The official state flag of Texas, called the Lone Star Flag, was adopted in 1845 when Texas became the 28th state of the United States. - The colors represent bravery (red), purity (white), and loyalty (blue). - The large white star was first used on Texas flags in the 1830's during the battles between Texas and Mexico.