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NYSE’S VERY FIRST HQ

On January 4, 1865: The New York Stock Exchange opened its first permanent HQ at 10-12 Broad, near Wall Street.

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FRANKENSTEIN ON BROADWAY, BUT NOT FOR LONG

On January 4, 1981: The Broadway production of Frankenstein opened and closed on the same day after only one performance.

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BORN ON THIS DAY: SIDNEY “EL SID” GREEN

On January 4, 1961: Retired basketball player and former coach Sidney Green was born in Brooklyn.

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