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By On This Day in NYC's History

START YOUR ENGINE (ELECTRONICALLY)

On November 24, 1903: Clyde J. Coleman, of New York City, was issued a patent of an electric automobile starter.

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LUCK BE A LADY

On November 24, 1950: The musical Guys and Dolls premiered on Broadway at the 46th Street Theatre. The production ran for 1,200 performances and took home the Tony Award for Best Musical.

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BORN ON THIS DAY: JOHN LINDSAY

On November 24, 1921: John Lindsay, the 103rd Mayor of New York City, was born on West End Avenue.

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