Are Coke and Pepsi Really That Different?

Coke Came First 1 of 8

If you're ever in a heated Pepsi-Coke feud, throw out this winning argument: Coke came first. Coke was created in 1886 by John Pemberton in Fulton County, Georgia after prohibition laws were passed. Pepsi, on the other hand, emerged in 1893 by the hand of Caleb Bradham in North Carolina.