April 18 – Today’s Food History
National Animal Crackers Day
Today’s Food History
on this day in…
1834 William Lamb became prime minister of England. (I know it’s a stretch, but his name is Lamb!).
1904 ‘Pigmeat’ Markham was born. American actor, comedian. (“Here comes the Judge.”).
1906 San Francisco was hit by a devastating earthquake at 5:12 a.m.
1907 The Fairmont hotel reopened in San Francisco, one year after being severely damaged by the San Francisco Earthquake of 1906.
1944 Skip Spence of the music group ‘Moby Grape’ was born.
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