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THE UN CHOSE NYC FOR ITS HQ

On December 14, 1946: The United Nations General Assembly voted to establish its HQ in New York City.

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STAYING ALIVE

On December 14, 1977: Saturday Night Fever, starring John Travolta, premiered in New York City.

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BORN ON THIS DAY: PATTY DUKE

On December 14, 1946: Actress and mental health activist Patty Duke was born in Elmhurst, Queens.

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