Monday, October 20, 2014

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

News

October 5th In NYC History

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: October 5th 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...

1785...The cornerstone is laid for St. Peter's Church at Barclay and Church Streets.

1921...The World Series is broadcast on radio for the first time, as sportswriter Grantland Rice describes the action between the Yankees and the ultimately victorious New York Giants.

1942...The Yankees lose the World Series to the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1 when they lose the fifth game 4-2 at Yankee Stadium.

1960...New York's Casey Stengel sets a Major League record by appearing as a manager in his 10th World Series.

10.11.12.248 ClientIP: 54.82.166.45, 10.62.6.93, 23.62.6.63 UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/) Profile: TWCSAMLSP