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National Pepperoni Pizza Day

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Date When Celebrated : This tasty holiday is always enjoyed on September 20

Today is National Pepperoni Pizza Day, a day to celebrate America's favorite variety of pizza.. Almost everybody loves pizza. It is so versatile. Pizza is eaten for breakfast (often cold), lunch, dinner and as a late night snack. It is a very popular food for parties and events.

You can put all sorts of meats, vegetables, fruits, and even fish... Anchovies... on your pizza. But, today, is reserved for a pepperoni pizza, the most popular variety.

Here is some interesting trivia on the ever popular pizza:

Pepperoni is the most popular, preferred by 36% of the people.
Over 3 Billion pizzas are sold n the U.S. each year.
More pizzas are sold on Super Bowl Sunday, than any other day of the year.
Halloween is the second most popular day for eating pizzas.
Over 17% of restaurants are pizzerias, or serve pizza.
The first pizza was sold in Naples Italy in 1738.
Pizzas most likely evolved as a variation of flatbreads.
Americans consume over 23 pounds of pizza per year.

It is very easy to enjoy National Pizza Day. Have some pizza today. To enjoy this day to the fullest, you need to make homemade pepperoni pizza and have pizza for breakfast, lunch, dinner and as a snack.

Happy National Pepperoni Pizza Day!

Origin of National Pepperoni Pizza Day:
We found absolutely no factual information about this special day. It appears to have been started as recently as 2016.

We did not find any documentation confirming this to be a "National" day. We found no congressional records or presidential proclamation.

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