Ohio, Cincinnati, Robbery discussed on Ground Zero with Clyde Lewis

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Edge pro dot com our look back at this week in history radio this week in eighteen eighty three after fourteen years and twenty seven deaths will be constructed the Brooklyn bridge over the East River is open connecting the great cities of New York in Brooklyn for the first time in history thousands of residents of Brooklyn and Manhattan island turned out to witness the dedication ceremony which was presided over by president Chester Arthur and New York governor over Cleveland designed by the late John A. Roebling the Brooklyn bridge was the largest suspension bridge ever built to that date this week in nineteen thirty four notorious criminals Bonnie Parker and Clyde barrow were shot and killed by Texas and Louisiana state police for driving a stolen car in Louisiana Bonnie Parker met the charismatic Clyde barrow in Texas when she was nineteen years old shortly after they met Clyde was imprisoned for robbery Parker visited him every day and smuggled a gun into person to help them escape he was soon caught in Ohio and sent back to jail one Clyde with world in nineteen thirty two he immediately hooked up with Bonnie the couple began their now famous life of crime together this week in nineteen thirty five Major League Baseball holds its first night game the Cincinnati Reds beat the Philadelphia Phillies two to one the Crosley field in Cincinnati courtesy of recently installed lights game drew twenty five thousand fans and jumping way ahead this week in twenty twelve Facebook the world's largest social networks pulled its initial public offering and raises sixteen billion dollars it was the largest technology IPO in American history to that date at the time it went public Facebook was valued at a hundred and four billion dollars has some nine hundred million registered users worldwide what happens thanks for listening to this week in history on I heart radio maybe the I was trying something in that and it was kind of like threw it out there to kind.

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