April 27th in New York history

πŸ“ On This Day πŸ“

122 years ago on April 27th, 1897

Grant's tomb is dedicated in Morningside Park on what would have been General Grant's 75th birthday

116 years ago on April 27th, 1903

Jamaica Race Course opens for horse racing

80 years ago on April 27th, 1939

Grant's tomb is dedicated a second time

72 years ago on April 27th, 1947

"Babe Ruth Day" is held at Yankee Stadium

22 years ago on April 27th, 1997

Grant's tomb is dedicated a third time

13 years ago on April 27th, 2006

Construction begins on One World Trade Center, then called the Freedom Tower


⏰ AGBC Rewind ⏰

7 years ago
Space Shuttle Enterprise Flies Over NYC Atop Its Carrier 747 [Photos and Video]

3 years ago
Take a Trip Inside a Manhattan Tarot Card Reading with the Unbelievable Podcast


🌎 World History 🌏

Library of Congress  •  New York Times  •  BBC  •  Wikipedia


🌞 Weather Records 🌞

Record High: 92Β°F in 1915
Record Low: 36Β°F in 1932


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