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Brooklyn Bridge
   is in   
The U.S.A.
Has a center lane open to pedestrians and bicycles
The Cosby Show
   is set in   
Brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY
Hubert Selby Jr.
   wrote   
Last Exit to Brooklyn
This cult classic takes a harsh look at lower class Brooklyn in the 1950's
1955
   World Series Champions were the   
Brooklyn Dodgers
7 games v. New York Yankees. MVP: Johnny Podres
1883
      
The Brooklyn Bridge Was Completed
In New York City
John Roebling
   was famous for   
Designing the Brooklyn Bridge
Washington Roebling
   was famous for   
Overseeing the Construction of Brooklyn Bridge
Played a major role in the U.S. Civil War, rising to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Union Army; observing Confederate movements via balloon reconnaissance prior to Gettysburg and informing Union tactics at Little Round Top
Emily Roebling
   was famous for   
Overseeing the Construction of Brooklyn Bridge
She deserves a mention here, an amazing and courageous woman.
The Brooklyn Bridge
   is situated in   
The U.S.A.
New York
Brooklyn Botanic Gardens
   is situated in   
The U.S.A.
New York, NY. Founded 1910; most popular garden in New York
Brooklyn Bridge
   was designed by   
John Augustus Roebling
1869-1883 , built in Brooklyn, New York, USA
Brooklyn MDC
   is situated in   
New York
Metropolitan Detention Center
Brighton Beach, Brooklyn
   is on the   
B & Q Lines
New York Acquarium, W. 8th St. Brooklyn
   is on the   
F & Q Lines
Albert Fish
   has the nickname   
The Brooklyn Vampire
Go Brooklyn
   was released by   
Stetsasonic
James Dunn
   for his role in   
A Tree Grows In Brooklyn (1945)
As Johnny Nolan aka The Brooklyn Thrush
Betty Smith
   wrote   
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
A nationwide best-seller that was distributed to servicemen overseas.
Jackie Robinson
   is famous for   
Brooklyn Dodgers, First Black Player in Majors, 1947
Outspoken leadership in civil and human rights after his playing days
Hubert Selby, Jr.
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Last Exit to Brooklyn (1989)
Based on the 1965 book
Moon Over _____
   -   
Brooklyn
Guy Lombardo
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945)
   starred   
Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn
D. Elia Kazan
Elia Kazan
   directed   
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945)
Wallace Fox
   directed   
'Neath Brooklyn Bridge (1942)
Brooklyn
   is situated in   
New York
Walter Alston
   was manager of   
Brooklyn Dodgers
1954-57; continued as Dodger manager after team move to Los Angeles
Leo Durocher
   was manager of   
Brooklyn Dodgers
1939-1946; 1948
Casey Stengel
   was manager of   
Brooklyn Dodgers
1934-1936
Wilbert Robinson
   was manager of   
Brooklyn Dodgers
1914-1931; member, Hall of Fame
Chuck Dressen
   was manager of   
Brooklyn Dodgers
1951-1953
Burt Shotton
   was manager of   
Brooklyn Dodgers
1947-1950
'Neath Brooklyn Bridge (1942)
   starred   
Leo Gorcey, Noah Beery Jr and Marc Lawrence
Director: Wallace Fox. Also starred Bobby Jordan, Huntz Hall & Gabriel Dell. Plot: The East Side Kids find a young girl in the apartment of a man who has just been murdered.
Texas, Brooklyn and Heaven (1948)
   starred   
Guy Madison, Diana Lynn and James Dunn
Director: William Castle. Also starred Lionel Stander, Florence Bates & Michael Chekhov. Plot: A would-be playwright and a young woman escaping from a job at a gas station meet and fall in love.
It Happened in Brooklyn (1947)
   Frank Sinatra appeared as   
Danny Webson Miller
Piano music provided by unseen Andre Previn
Brooklyn Black Head
   was made in   
Egypt
Diorite, c. 50 BC; Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1945)
   starred   
Dorothy McGuire, Joan Blondell, James Dunn, James Gleason
Also starring Lloyd Nolan
Brooklyn Museum
   is situated in   
New York, U.S.A.
Collections and exhibits from antiquities to modern times
Motherless Brooklyn
   was written by   
Jonathan Lethem
2000 Golden Dagger
Leap from the Brooklyn Bridge
   was perpetrated by   
Steve Brodie
Brodie, supposedly jumped into the water from a height of 42 meters. Subsequently, it became clear that Steve’s pals threw a dummy off the bridge. But the revelation did not prevent Brodie from exploiting his fame as the heroic Brooklyn Bridge diver.
Last Exit to _____
   is missing   
Brooklyn
1989. Uli Edel directed drama which focuses on the lives of the inhabitants of a working-class neighbourhood in Brooklyn. Cast includes Stephen Lang, Jennifer Jason Leigh & Burt Young. Music by Mark Knoffler
Michigan International Speedway
   is in   
Brooklyn, Michigan
2.000-mile oval






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