April 30, 1939 in New York history

📝 On This Day 📝

85 years ago on April 30th, 1939

The first New York World's Fair opens at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

Over a year and a half, 44.9 million people would attend the fair.


More events from April 30th in New York History

⏰ AGBC Rewind ⏰

12 years ago
98.7 Kiss FM's Last Broadcast Celebrated With A Golden Car Memorial

12 years ago
A Monday Filled With Suspicious Powder Incidents at Manhattan Wells Fargo Banks

🌎 World History 🌏

Library of Congress  •  New York Times  •  BBC  •  Wikipedia

🌞 Weather Records 🌞

Record High: 91°F in 1942
Record Low: 32°F in 1874

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