Ten thousand coins were then worth about $40 (£30). A British user agreed to buy the pizza for this pizza-munching developer, and even at the time the buyer got a good deal out of it: The Brit paid only $25 (£19) for the two pizzas to be delivered to the developer.
From then on, Bitcoin users worldwide have celebrated on this day – so we have a little challenge for you… Your challenge is to swap your Scotcoin for something unusual today and tell us all about it – a beer? a bike? chocolate?
We want to know – leave your comments below… And you too, could go down in internet history!