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June 19th In NYC History

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1846...The father of baseball, Alexander Cartwright, brings together the New York Nine and the Knickerbockers at a field in Hoboken for the first modern recorded baseball game. The Niners win 23-1.

1953...New Yorkers Julius and Ethel Rosenberg are put to death in the electric chair for passing atomic secrets to the Soviets. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP