National Cheese Pizza Day History
National Cheese Pizza Day encourages the consumption of the Italian dish. Cheese Pizza is typically made with dough, tomatoes, and cheese. It is commonly associated with Italian culture. The baker Raffaele Esposito is commonly credited with the origin of the first pizza pie in Naples, Italy. He made the pie for Italian King Umberto and Queen Margherita when they visited the country in 1889.
National Cheese Pizza Day References and Related Siteswww.history.com/news/a-slice-of-history-pizza-through-the-ages www.wonderopolis.org/wonder/who-invented-pizza www.hungryhowies.com/blog/17-fun-facts-about-pizza-nutrition-and-other-stuff