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By On This Day in NYC's History

THE UN CHOSE NYC FOR ITS HQ

On December 14, 1946: The United Nations General Assembly voted to establish its HQ in New York City.

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STAYING ALIVE

On December 14, 1977: Saturday Night Fever, starring John Travolta, premiered in New York City.

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Image courtesy of The Guardian

BORN ON THIS DAY: PATTY DUKE

On December 14, 1946: Actress and mental health activist Patty Duke was born in Elmhurst, Queens.

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Image courtesy of Wikipedia

 

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