National Curried Chicken Day Daily Fact: The chief spices found in most curry powders are turmeric, coriander, and cumin. The word curry is derived from a South-Asian word Kori ;a sauce with cooked meat or fish also: National Marzipan Day Today’s Food History 1833 Marie-Antoine Carême died in Paris at the young age of 48. Carême was known as “the cook of kings and the king of cooks”. He is the founder and architect of French haute cuisine. 1885 John Bloomfield Jarvis died. A civil engineer, he designed and built the Boston Aqueduct and the 41 mile long Croton Aqueduct (New York City’s water supply for over 50 years from 1842). 1899 Paul Hermann Muller was born. A Swiss chemist who discovered that DDT was a potent insecticide. It was the…