Illinois Facts


French explorers Louis Jolliet and Jacques Marquette were the first Europeans to set foot in Illinois in 1673. However, the region was surrendered to Britain following the French and Indian War. Illinois became a territory of the United States after the American Revolution. In 1818, Illinois achieved statehood.
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