April 27, 1903 in New York history

📝 On This Day 📝

121 years ago on April 27th, 1903

Jamaica Race Course opens for horse racing

It would become redundant after 1959 and was torn down. The Rochdale Village NYCHA houses sit on the location today.


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🗒️ Calendar Events 🗒️

Coretta Scott King Day

🌎 World History 🌏

Library of Congress  •  New York Times  •  BBC  •  Wikipedia

🌞 Weather Records 🌞

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

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