1788 - South Carolina becomes the 8th U.S. state to ratify the United States Constitution.
South Carolina is a state in the Southern region of the United States. The Province of South Carolina was one of the 13 colonies that revolted against British rule in the American Revolution. It was the first state to secede from the Union to found the Confederate States of America. The state is named after King Charles II of England, as Carolus is Latin for Charles. As of 2004, the state's population is 4,198,068.
Several ships in the United States Navy have been named USS South Carolina in honor of this state.
南卡罗来纳州是美国东南方州份中的一州，曾是美国早期13州联盟里的南那罗莱那省﹙Province of South Carolina﹚，在反抗英制高税的美国独立革命时期是重要的成员之一。本州的名称来自于英国国王查理一世。2004年的人口统计数据为4，198，068人。
美国海军以南卡罗来纳州命名过战舰（USS South Carolina）。