August 10 – Today’s Food History
Events of August 10
Today’s Food History
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1833 Chicago, Illinois, was incorporated as a village, its population was about 200.
1889 Dan Rylands patented a screw cap for bottles. He was employed at the Hope Glass Works, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.
1917 Clara Peller was born. She is the actress who is famous for her Wendy’s TV commercial, “Where’s the beef?”
1947 Ian Anderson of the music group ‘Jethro Tull‘ was born.
1998 Massena ‘Andy’ Gump died. Inventor and portable toilet king of Southern California