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By On This Day in NYC's History


BETHENNY FRANKEL

On November 4, 1970: Reality TV star, Skinnygirl mogul, and talk show host Bethenny Frankel was born in New York City. Frankel has become a successful entrepreneur following her rise to stardom on Bravo’s The Real Housewives of New York City. She eventually sold her company, Skinnygirl for a reported $100 million.


DIDDY

On November 4, 1969: Sean Combs was born in Harlem. After establishing the formidable record label Bad Boy Records, Combs (a.k.a. P Diddy a.k.a. Puff Daddy) began releasing songs of his own. Diddy has become an important and prominent figure in R&B’s history and spotlight and an entertainment mogul in his own right.

 

FANNY

On November 4, 1954: The Broadway musical Fanny premiered at the Majestic Theater. The musical’s original Broadway production ran for almost 900 performances. It was later adapted into a 1961 dramatic film.