Thursday Is National Sandwich Day

Should a hamburger make the list?


Thursday, November 3, is National Sandwich Day 2016.

According to published reports, the date is the birthday of John Montagu. He reportedly was known in the 18th century as the Earl of Sandwich and liked his meals to go. He also is said to have put his dinner meat between two slices of bread.

The national day is also sparking debate because it list a hamburger as a sandwich.