Happy National Donut Day!
Here are some fun donut facts:
In the U.S. alone, more than 10 billion donuts are made every year.
The largest donut ever made was an American-style jelly donut weighing 1.7 tons, which was 16 feet in diameter and 16 inches high in the center.
Per capita, Canada has more donut shops than any other country.
The hole in the donut’s center appeared in the first half of the 19th Century.
Adolph Levitt invented the first donut machine in 1920.
The US donut industry is worth 3.6 billion dollars.
The Guinness World record for donut eating is held by John Haight, who consumed 29 donuts in just over 6 minutes