Food & History: July 18 1936 The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile invented. 1936 Elizabeth Coblentz was born in Indiana, an Amish cooking columnist and cookbook author.
Food & History: July 17 1763 John Jacob Astor born in Waldorf, Germany, founder of the Waldorf-Astoria hotel.
Food & History: July 12 1927 Green Giant trademark registered. 1932 Otto Frederick Rohwedder receives the patent for the first whole loaf bread-slicing machine.
Food & History: July 9 1872 The first doughnut cutter patented by John F. Blondel.