A milestone for the Oreo cookie

In this photo taken by AP Images for OREO, lucky patrons are surprised with a flash birthday party and Lady Antebellum performance in honor of OREO's 100th Birthday Celebration at The Grove shopping center in Los Angeles on Tuesday, March 6, 2012. (Casey Rodgers/AP Images for OREO)

March 6, 2012 1:14:16 PM PST
On this day in 1912, the National Biscuit Company sold its first Oreo cookies to a grocer in Hoboken, New Jersey.