Also, on this day in 1974 The first McDonald’s restaurant opened in London.
In 1980 European Community countries banned the use of hormones in cattle feed.
In 2006 The New Orleans landmark restaurant, Commander’s Palace, reopened. It had been closed since Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in August, 2005.
In 2009 McDonald’s closed its 3 locations in Iceland this month due to the ‘complex operational environment.’