Popeyes is turning 50 on Sunday, and they’re celebrating by offering chicken for under $1.

The fast food chain announced in honor of its first restaurant opening on June 12, 1972, they will offer a deal on two pieces of chicken for 59 cents.

The price is significant: it matches the original price offered when Popeyes first opened 50 years ago.

In 1972, Alvin C. Copeland Sr., opened a restaurant called Chicken on the Run in New Orleans, serving traditional Southern-fried chicken, according to the Popeyes website. The restaurant struggled, prompting Copeland to rename it Popeyes after Popeye Doyle, Gene Hackman’s character from the 1971 movie “The French Connection.”

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