Thursday, October 30, 2014

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

News

December 25th In NYC History

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: December 25th 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...

1953...Powerful Broadway producer and theater owner Lee Shubert dies in Manhattan at age 82, after a fifty-year career in which he and his brother Jacob ruled over a nationwide theatrical empire.

1989...New York Yankees manager Billy Martin is killed in a car crash on an icy road near Binghamton, New York at the age of 61. The controversial Martin served five separate stints as the Yankees' skipper, leading them to the World Series title in 1977.

10.11.12.248 ClientIP: 174.129.103.100, 23.62.6.63 UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/) Profile: TWCSAMLSP