New York Facts

In 1923, jockey Frank Hayes won a race at Belmont Park in New York despite being dead — he suffered a heart attack mid-race, but his body stayed in the saddle until his horse crossed the line for a 20–1 outsider victory

It took more than 10 million bricks and more than 730 tons of aluminum and steel to cover the façade of the Empire State Building in New York

Help us in enriching this category. Suggest us new curiosities

CLICK HERE AGAIN

Click the button above to generate a random facts