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April 18th in New York history

📝 On This Day 📝

107 years ago on April 18th, 1912

The RMS Carpathia arrives back in New York with the surviving passengers of the Titanic

96 years ago on April 18th, 1923

The original Yankee Stadium officially opens

40 years ago on April 18th, 1979

New York Airways helicopter crashes upon takeoff at Newark International Airport

13 years ago on April 18th, 2006

Roosevelt Island Tram suffers mechanical problems, trapping 69 people in two tram cars in the air for seven hours


⏰ AGBC Rewind ⏰

8 years ago
Tribeca Film Festival Preview - The Bully Project

8 years ago
Tribeca Film Festival Preview - Revenge of the Electric Car

One year ago
Doors-Off Helicopter Flights Banned at City-Owned Downtown Heliport


🌎 World History 🌏

Library of Congress  •  New York Times  •  BBC  •  Wikipedia


🌞 Weather Records 🌞

Record High: 96°F in 1976
Record Low: 25°F in 1875


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