[WORLDKINGS] On this day - May 8, 2023 – The 137th anniversary since Coca-Cola was first introduced to the market (1886)
(Worldkings.org) On May 8, 1886, the world’s first Coca-Cola was served at Jacobs’ Pharmacy in Atlanta, Georgia. It was the creation of Dr. John Pemberton as a tonic for common ailments.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - March 12, 2023 – The 129th anniversary since Coca-Cola was first sold in glass bottles (1894)
(Worldkings.org) The first person to bottle Coke was Joseph A. Biedenharn, owner of a candy store in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Correctly determining that bottles could boost sales, Biedenharn put the drink into Hutchinson bottles.