Monthly Archives: "January 2017"

ELVIS IS IN THE BUILDING On January 31, 1978: Broadway musical, Elvis: The Legend Lives! opened at the Palace Theater for 101 performances. The musical ran for only three months, and celebrated the life and music...

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FIRST KISS On January 30, 1973: Rock band, Kiss played their first show at Popcorn (now known as the Coventry) in Queens. The band performed two sets for a crowd of under ten people. Today, they are...

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BABE RUTH On January 29, 1936: The Baseball Hall of Fame was introduced and Babe Ruth was one of the first five to be inducted. He is most remembered as a legendary Yankee who hit 714 home runs,...

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MILLROSE GAMES On January 28, 1914: The first Millrose Games was held at Madison Square Garden. This annual track and field meet took place at MSG from 1914 to 2011, making it the oldest continuous...

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NY V. NY On January 27, 1991: The New York Giants won Super Bowl XXV. The Giants defeated the Buffalo Bills with a score of 20-19, making it the only Super Bowl decided by one point....

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