Today marks the of the country's most beloved cookie (that's a fact––Oreo is the #1 selling cookie in the U.S.). On March 6, 1912 the National Biscuit Company sold its first Oreo sandwich cookie to a grocer in Hoboken, NJ, and the rest is history.
To celebrate the centenial, Nabisco has launched a limited edition , which features a retro-style design and rainbow sprinkles.
Did you know these ?
-If every Oreo cookie ever made were stacked on top of each other, the pile would reach to the moon and back more than five times.
-50% of Oreo cookie eaters twist their biscuit apart before eating it, with women twisting them open more often than men.
-Approximately 25 billion Oreos are eaten per year. (That's about 70 million per day, or 800 per second!).
See more fun facts .
What's your favorite cookie?