NOVEMBER 6 - Today in Food History
- National Nachos Day
- St. Leonard's Day, patron of greengrocers.
On this day in:
1814 Antoine-Joseph (Adolphe) Sax was born. A musical instrument maker, he invented the saxophone.
1923 HyperInflation ran rampant in Europe. A loaf of bread cost 140 Billion German Marks.
1991 'Cream' by Prince & The NPG is #1 on the charts.
1993 The world's largest peanut butter and jelly sandwich to date, was created in Peanut, Pennsylvania. It was almost 40 feet long and used 150 pounds of peanut butter and 50 pounds of jelly. (See Sept 7, 2002 for new record)