August 4, 2019

National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day


Originally called the 'Toll House Cookie', the chocolate chip cookie was invented in 1938 by Ruth Graves Wakefield while working in the Toll House Inn, a tourist lodge owned by her and her husband.

National Coast Guard Day


This day is used to commemorate the founding of the United States Coast Guard by Alexander Hamilton on August 4th, 1790.

International Beer Day


Beer is the world's oldest and most widely consumed alcoholic drink; it is the third most popular drink overall, after water and tea.