October 14 – Today’s Food History
This Day in Food History
National Chocolate Covered Insect Day
National Dessert Day
1834 Henry Blair received a patent for a corn planter. He was the first African American to be granted a patent.
1926 ‘Winnie-the-Pooh’ (the honey loving bear) by A. A. Milne is published.
1966 A hailstone 16 inches in diameter crashed through a truck windshield in Dodge County, Minnesota.
1972 ‘Everybody Plays The Fool’ by Main Ingredient is #1 on the charts
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