The History of McDonalds

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  • McDonald's Bar-B-Que opens

    Dick and Mac McDonald open McDonald's Bar-B-Que in San Bernadino, California. It was typical Drive-in and can hop.
  • Menu is cut

    Menu is cut
    McDonald's cut down their menu down to nine items including: hamburger, cheeseburger,softdrinks,milk,coffee,potato chips, and a slice of pie.
  • French Fries and milks shacks are on the menu

    French Fries and milks shacks are on the menu
    French fries replace potato chips on the menuand the thriple thick milk shakes come on the menu.
  • Des Plaines location opens

    Des Plaines location opens
    The seconde McDonald's is opened in Des Plains,Illiones.
  • First seating

    First seating
    The McDonald's in Devor,Colradeo because the first with indoor seating.
  • 500th openes

    500th openes
    The 500th McDonald's opens in Toledo, Ohio.
  • first commerical

    first commerical
    Ronald McDonald appers in his first National commerical on CBS and NBC.
  • McDonal's go international

    McDonal's go international
    The first international McDonald's opens in Canada and Puerto Rico. Today McDonald's is opened in 117 countries.
  • Big Mac and apple pie introduced

    Big Mac and apple pie introduced
    The big mac and hot apple pieis devolepd and introduced.
  • 1000th Opens

    1000th Opens
    The 1000th McDonald's opens in Illiois
  • quarter pounder

    quarter pounder
    The quarter Pounder with cheese debutes on the menu.
  • First Ronald McDonad house opens

    First Ronald McDonad house opens
    The first Ronald McDonald house opens in Philsdephia.
  • Egg Mcmuffin and drive thru

    Egg Mcmuffin and drive thru
    The egg mcMuffin is added to the menu. The first drive thru is opened in Sierra Vista, Arizona.
  • 5000th opened

    5000th opened
    The 5000th McDonald's opens in Kanagawa, Japan.
  • Happy Meals debuts

    Happy Meals debuts
    The first happy feel debuts featuring a circus wagon theme.
  • International growth

    International growth
    The first McDonald's open in Spain, Denmark,and Philippens.
  • Salads added

    Salads added
    Fresh Salads are added to the menu.
  • cororate site launched

    cororate site launched
    The offical corrate website is launched
  • Mccafe goes Natinal

    Mccafe goes Natinal
    McCafe Coffees go national.