Friday, November 28, 2014

Follow us:
Follow @NY1 on Twitter Follow NY1 News on Facebook Follow NY1 News on Google+ Subscribe to this news feed 

News

November 23rd In NYC History

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: November 23rd In NYC History
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

On this date in...

1642...The city's first tavern opens, on Pearl Street in Lower Manhattan.

1903...Italian tenor Enrico Caruso makes his American debut, appearing in "Rigoletto" at the Metropolitan Opera House on Manhattan's 39th Street.

1959...The musical "Fiorello!" – based on the life of New York Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia and starring Tom Bosley – opens on Broadway at the Broadhurst Theater.

1971...A delegation from the People's Republic of China is seated at the United Nations for the first time.

10.11.12.244 ClientIP: 54.90.156.100, 23.0.160.31 UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/) Profile: TWCSAMLSP