START YOUR ENGINE (ELECTRONICALLY)
On November 24, 1903: Clyde J. Coleman, of New York City, was issued a patent of an electric automobile starter.
LUCK BE A LADY
On November 24, 1950: The musical Guys and Dolls premiered on Broadway at the 46th Street Theatre. The production ran for 1,200 performances and took home the Tony Award for Best Musical.
BORN ON THIS DAY: JOHN LINDSAY
On November 24, 1921: John Lindsay, the 103rd Mayor of New York City, was born on West End Avenue.
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