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December 7th in New York history

📝 On This Day 📝

119 years ago on December 7th, 1900

A new Ellis Island processing center opens after a fire destroyed the original wood buildings

26 years ago on December 7th, 1993

A shooting on the LIRR kills six and injures 19

25 years ago on December 7th, 1994

Howard Stern and a passing motorist save a man threatening to jump from the George Washington Bridge

⏰ AGBC Rewind ⏰

4 years ago
Forest Hills Fires, Air Quality Alert, and Holiday Harassment

3 years ago
Tour NYC's 2016 Christmas Window Displays with Google

🌎 World History 🌏

Library of Congress  •  New York Times  •  BBC  •  Wikipedia

🌞 Weather Records 🌞

Record High: 75°F in 1998
Record Low: 10°F in 1926

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