See Who Invented Dr Pepper And When Below……
Charles Alderton Invented Dr Pepper.
Dr Pepper was invented in 1885.
Dr Pepper have many theories abound about the origins of the name Dr Pepper. Some say the “pep” refers to pepsin, an enzyme that breaks down proteins into smaller peptides. It is produced in the stomach and is one of the main digestive enzymes in the digestive systems of humans and many other animals, where it helps digest the proteins in food.