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On October 21, 1927: Groundbreaking for the construction of the George Washington Bridge, connecting New York and New Jersey, began.

george washington bridge On This Day in NYCs History: The Guggenheim Museum Opened
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 OPEN, GUGGENHEIM

On October 21, 1960: The Guggenheim Museum, designed by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, opened on Museum Mile. The building took over ten years to build.

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BORN ON THIS DAY: JUDGE JUDY

On October 21, 1942: Judith Sheindlin, aka Judge Judy, was born in Brooklyn.


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