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By On This Day in NYC's History

ONCE UPON A TIME

On November 5, 1987: Into the Woods opened on Broadway at the Martin Beck Theater for 764 performances.

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Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

ASSASSINATION IN MIDTOWN

On November 5, 1990: Founder of the far-right Kach movement, Rabbi Meir Kahane was shot dead after giving a speech at a New York City hotel.

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Image courtesy of LA Times

BORN ON THIS DAY: ART GARFUNKEL

On November 5, 1941: Singer, poet, and actor Art Garfunkel was born in Forest Hills, Queens.

Image courtesy of Biography

Image courtesy of Biography

 

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