By Wayne Wheelwright
New York is likely one of the so much densely populated Staes in all of the USA and is domestic to long island urban that is one of many worlds such a lot visited vacationer locations and residential to sights comparable to the Empire country construction, instances sq. and the Statue of Liberty among others. inside of this booklet you can find a number of evidence and minutiae concerning the kingdom, it is heritage, geography and different attention-grabbing proof.
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They play their home games at Citi Field in Queens and were one of baseballs first expansion teams. The Mets were founded in in 1962 to replace the departed teams of the Brooklyn Dodgers and the New York Giants. The Mets never finished better than second last until the 1969 ‘Miracle Mets’ beat the Baltimore Orioles in the 1969 World Series in what is the one of the biggest upsets in baseball history. The Mets have won 4 NL Pennants, 5 East Division titles and 2 World Series. The New York Yankees are a professional baseball team that play in the East Division of Major League Baseball.
The Rangers have been a hugely successful franchise and have won 1 Conference championship, 7 Division championships, 4 Stanley Cups and 2 Presidents’ Trophies. New York is home to many aspects of the creative arts with TV shows, movies and music all coming from the state and particularly New York City itself. The TV shows 30 Rock, Elementary, Person of Interest, Rescue Me, Sex and the City and Ugly Betty were all filmed in New York. The city is also the setting for many movies including Black Swan, The Other Guys, The Amazing Spider-Man, The Avengers, Cloverfield and Gangs of New York.
Before the opening of Ellis Island in in 1892, millions of immigrants would arrive through Castle Clinton in Battery Park. 1886 saw the opening of the Statue of Liberty which would go on to become a symbol of hope and one of the world’s most popular tourist attractions. During the 1920s New York boomed with it’s ever growing population and the cities constant growth to accommodate them. New York became home to many financial institutions and all was going well until the Wall Street Crash of 1929 which was the most devastating stock market crash in the history of the nation and signalled the start of the Great Depression that would go on for a decade.
50 Quick Facts About New York by Wayne Wheelwright