Today in History: March 21

Today in History: March 21

1904  Canadian Foodie Jehane Benoît was born.

1904  St. Francis Hotel opens in San Francisco, California.

1910  Julio Gallo born, founder of the largest winery in the United States.

1994  A shortage of Japanese grown rice due to bad harvests.  Japan’s Imperial Palace serves royal meals to the Emperor & Empress with rice grown from USA, China and Thailand.