The largest city of Kentucky, when you look at the northeast-central part east-southeast of Louisville. A noted center for the raising of thoroughbred horses, it was named in 1775 following the Battle of Lexington. Population: 271,000.
A town of northeast Massachusetts, a residential suburb of Boston. The Battle of Lexington (April 19, 1775) marked the start of the United states Revolution. Populace: 30,200.