May 16th in New York history

πŸ“ On This Day πŸ“

100 years ago on May 16th, 1919

Members of the "Russellites" religious sect living in Brooklyn receive reduced sentences after being charged with distributing anti-war materials

42 years ago on May 16th, 1977

A New York Airways helicopter crashes while loading passengers from atop the Pan Am building above Grand Central Terminal, killing five and seriously injuring two

⏰ AGBC Rewind ⏰

7 years ago
What's Going On In New Jersey Politics? Your Guess Is As Good As Ours [video]

3 years ago
May 16 in History: Russellites Charged With Anti-War Views

🌎 World History 🌏

Library of Congress  •  New York Times  •  BBC  •  Wikipedia

🌞 Weather Records 🌞

Record High: 90Β°F in 1951
Record Low: 42Β°F in 1878

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