• Josh Chang

National Cheeseburger Day!

It's your lucky day. National Cheeseburger Day falls on September 18. That means there’s a free (or at least discounted) cheeseburger waiting for you somewhere near you. (See below.)

Fun Facts about Cheeseburgers

1. Mcdonalds sells 6.48 million burgers every day.

2. Hamburgers along with cheeseburgers account for 71% of beef served in commercial hotels of US.

3. Though the hamburger is credited with being created in Hamburg, Germany, many theories point to the cheeseburger originating in the United States. In 1935, Louis Ballast of Denver, Colo. trademarked the name "cheeseburger" and included it on the menu at Humpty Dumpty Drive-In.