Bombingham By 1963, homemade bombs set off in Birmingham’s Black homes and churches were such common occurrences that the city had earned the nickname “Bombingham.” Jan 27, 2010
How did Birmingham get the nickname Magic City?
The Magic City The pace of Birmingham’s growth during the period from 1881 through 1920 earned its nicknames The Magic City and The Pittsburgh of the South. … Birmingham, Alabama Flag Seal Nickname(s): “The Magic City”, “Pittsburgh of the South” Location in Jefferson County, Alabama Country United States 29 more rows
Birmingham is known as the founding city for the recognition of Veterans Day and hosts the nation’s oldest and largest Veterans Day celebration. Birmingham is the only place in the world where all the ingredients for making iron are present—coal, iron ore and limestone, all within a ten-mile radius.