Food & History: May 29
1630 Charles II, king of England born. Merry Monarch tea was introduced to England during his reign.
1886 Coca-Cola advertised for the first time in the Atlanta Daily.
1919 Charles Strite applies for a pop-up toaster patent.
2004 Tens of millions of pounds of almonds recalled by one of the world’s largest almond producers due to a salmonella outbreak. At least 25 people were sickened in states from Alaska to Michigan.