Fun Facts: Wings

  1. The world record for most wings eaten in one sitting was made in 2014 and was set at 363 wings in 30 minutes!
  2. 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the birth of the Buffalo wing. The exact date is believed to be March 4, 1964.
  3. The city of Buffalo officially declared July 29, 1977, to be Chicken Wing Day.
  4. The origin of the chicken wing is said to have started at Anchor Bar in Buffalo, New York.
  5. Chicken wings were not generally eaten by themselves until the buffalo wing was invented. Before that, they were generally thrown in a stockpot as a flavoring for soups.