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By On This Day in NYC's History

T.G.I. FRIDAYS OPENED ON THIS FRIDAY

On March 15th, 1965: T.G.I. Fridays opened their flagship restaurant in New York City.

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THE RAIN IN SPAIN STAYS MAINLY IN THE PLAIN

On March 15th, 1956: My Fair Lady opened up at the Mark Hellinger Theater on Broadway for 2,715 performances.

BORN ON THIS DAY: RUTH BADER GINSBURG

On March 15th, 1933: Brooklyn native and Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was born.  Ginsburg was the first jewish female to serve on the Supreme Court, and is only the second woman to ever be appointed to the Supreme Court.  Happy 80th birthday!

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