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June 27th, 2007, 02:54 PM
One thing New York has in common with Los Angeles is it's many famous people.
I can name a couple of famous people from our great city.
Billy Joel
Cyndi Lauper
John Travolta
Carroll O'Connor
Jean Stapleton
Denis Leary
Jerry Sienfield
Barbra Striesand
Dion Demucci(Dion & The Belmonts)
Jackie Gleason
Milton Berle
George Burns

I can also name a few TV shows,past and present,made in NY.
The Tonight Show(relocated to Hollywood in 1972)
The Ed Sullivan Show
The Milton Berle Show
The Jackie Gleason Show/The Honeymooners
Saturday Night Live
Sesame Street
The Electric Company

Are there any other famous people or TV shows from this great city that you can think of?

June 27th, 2007, 03:02 PM
Can I assume that when you say "famous people," you're limiting it to show business?

June 27th, 2007, 03:27 PM

June 28th, 2007, 08:05 AM
I can't think of any famous people from New York.

June 28th, 2007, 08:52 AM
Kind of a pointless post. So many of Hollywood stars are form here or have passed thru here learning there trade

June 28th, 2007, 12:36 PM
I suppose you're right.This thread was probably a waste of time,and not very realistic.