OLD SCHOOL LOLZ
On December 12, 1897: The comic strip The Katzenjammer Kids, created by Rudolph Dirks, debuted in American Humorist, the Sunday supplement of William Randolph Hearst’s New York Journal.
END OF AN ERA
On December 11, 1976: Quarterback Joe Namath played his last game as a New York Jet.
BORN ON THIS DAY: ED KOCH
On December 12, 1924: Ed Koch, the 105th Mayor of New York City, was born in the Bronx. Koch passed away in February 2013 at age 88.
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