9 Things You Didn’t Know About The History Of Buffalo

The City of Buffalo is the oldest historical core municipality, with many of our housing predating 1940. As such, it comes as no surprise that the Queen City has plenty of rich history to share! There are certain facts that most everyone knows about the 716: we invented the chicken wing, we get a lot of snow, and our sports teams have an infuriating knack for missing out on playoff games. Here are 9 things you probably didn’t know about the history of Buffalo. Enjoy!

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Which of these fun facts did you already know about Buffalo? Do you have any other excellent tidbits of trivia to share? We’d love to hear about them in the comments!