Food & History: November 9 1801 Gail Borden born, inventor of condensed milk. 1891 George A. Hormel opens his meat packing house in Austin, Minnesota. 1983 Alfred Heineken, president of Heinken beer kidnapped. He is freed November 30 after a ransom of $20 million was paid. The kidnappers were later caught.
Food & History: November 8 1789 Elijah Craig distilled the first bourbon whiskey from corn, in Bourbon County, Kentucky. 1966 Gordon Ramsay was born in Scotland. Controversial award winning British celebrity chef.