By On This Day in NYC's History

THE LOST BOYS OF BROADWAY

On November 6, 1905: The first American production of Peter Pan, of The Boy who Wouldn’t Grow Up opened at New York’s Empire Theatre.

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 ELECTION DAY, Y’ALL

On November 6, 1973: Abe Beame was elected into office becoming the first Jewish Mayor of New York City.

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BORN ON THIS DAY: LAMAR ODOM

On November 6, 1979: Basketball player and reality TV star Lamar Odom was born in South Jamaica, Queens.

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