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  1. The mayor of New York City is the chief executive of the Government of New York City, as stipulated by New York City's charter. The current officeholder, the 110th in the sequence of regular mayors, is Eric Adams, a member of the Democratic Party. During the Dutch colonial period from 1624 to 1664, New Amsterdam was governed by the Director of New Netherland. Following the 1664 creation of the ...

  2. Binder, Frederick and Reimers, David (1995) All the Nations Under Heaven: An Ethnic and Racial History of New York City New York: Columbia University Press. p.243: "In 1963 Abe Beame became the first Jew to be elected mayor of New York City. In 1977 Ed Koch became the second Jewish mayor when he won election to the first of three terms."

  3. In 1821 the New York City Council – then known as the Common Council – began appointing mayors. Since 1834, mayors have been elected by direct popular vote. The longest-serving mayors so far have been Fiorello H. La Guardia (1934–1945), Robert F. Wagner, Jr. (1954–1965), Edward I. Koch (1978–1989), and Michael Bloomberg (2002–2013 ...

  4. v. t. e. Mulberry Street, on the Lower East Side, circa 1900. During the years of 1898–1945, New York City consolidated. New York City became the capital of national communications, trade, and finance, and of popular culture and high culture. More than one-fourth of the 300 largest corporations in 1920 were headquartered there.

  5. www.history.com › topics › us-statesNew York City - HISTORY

    Jan 12, 2010 · New York City in the 20th Century At the turn of the 20th century, New York City became the city we know today. In 1895, residents of Queens, the Bronx, Staten Island and Brooklyn–all...

  6. Apr 25, 2017 · Jimmy Walker Jimmy Walker was elected as New York Mayor in January 1st, 1926. In his first term, Jimmy improved sanitization of the city and improved many public parks. He was later reelected in 1929 to his second term as mayor, a term that was marred by scandal. He was an active critic of the Prohibition law.

  7. Mar 5, 2005 · Vincent Richard Impellitteri, 101st Mayor, 1950-1953 Robert Ferdinand Wagner, 102nd Mayor, 1954-1965 John Vliet Lindsay, 103rd Mayor, 1966-73 Abraham David Beame, 104th Mayor, 1974-1977...

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