By On This Day in NYC's History

WHY OH WHY OH WHY

On December 25, 1917: Jesse Lynch Williams’ Why Marry?, winner of the first Pulitzer Prize for Drama, premiered on Broadway.

Gen pulitzer On This Day in NYCs History: Humphrey Bogart Was Born
Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

BEWARE THE GINGERBREAD WITCH

On December 25, 1931: A performance of Engelbert Humperdinck’s Hänsel und Gretel became the first complete Metropolitan Opera radio broadcast performance.

483px Miltoncross On This Day in NYCs History: Humphrey Bogart Was Born
Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

BORN ON THIS DAY: HUMPHREY BOGART

On December 25, 1899: Iconic actor Humphrey Bogart was born in Manhattan.

Humphrey Bogart in Dark Victory trailer On This Day in NYCs History: Humphrey Bogart Was Born
Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons

 

Featured image courtesy of http://xn--80aqafcrtq.cc

Leave a Reply