May 28 – National Hamburger Day

National Hamburger Day

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Food Facts on Hamburgers

  • Hamburgers and cheeseburgers have been a staple of the American diet for decades.
  • The ┬áhamburger patty originated in Hamburg, Germany, however, the actual hamburger sandwich was an American innovation created in Wisconsin.
  • Over 8.2 billion burgers were served in commercial restaurants in the United States (2001).
  • The number of burgers people eat ate at home are 15 billion (2001).
  • The world’s largest hamburger recorded weighed in at 8,266 pounds.