Whatever your stance on cryptocurrencies may be, there’s no taking away the fame and glory that Bitcoin has amassed during these last few years. Even though Bitcoin didn’t had a spectacular start in life and, despite many ups and downs, the cryptocurrency already has a rich history and is the subject of some very fascinating stories.
In today’s article, we will look at the most famous Bitcoin transactions in an attempt to preserve a few memorable pieces of Bitcoin’s amazing history.
The two boxes of Pizza
For some, it might seem odd that our list starts with a Bitcoin transaction that involved the purchase of two boxes of pizza. Crypto enthusiast might already pick up on this and know that this is the story of programmer Laszlo Hanyecz who, on May 22nd, 2010, paid 10,000 Bitcoin (worth $25 at the time of transaction) to buy two pizzas.
Little did he know that will be, in fact, that this resulted in the most expensive pizzas ever bought. Today, that amount in Bitcoin is worth over $7 million. Better yet, if he would have…