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Fiorello LaGuardia (born as Fiorello Enrico La Guardia in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York, died in Bronx, New York), he is also known as Little Flower, was a famous Politician from USA, who lived between December 11, 1882 and September 20, 1947.


Fiorello Henry LaGuardia fought corruption, and did much to improve conditions in the city. His nickname was "Little Flower" and he was a colorful personality and gradually became a legendary mayor, very popular with newyorkborna. He arranged so that when a delegation of the Nazis visited New York was their police escort of only Jewish police officers, and during a newspaper strike, he read the comics over the radio. Furthermore, he baptized on Sixth Avenue to Avenue of the Americas, but real New Yorkers call yet today the avenue at its original name.

Domestic airport in New York, in the borough of Queens, called LaGuardia and inaugurated 1939th

A popular musical on Broadway, Fiorello, was about his life.

Zodiac etc.

He is born under the zodiac sagittarius, who is known for Philosophical, Motion, Experimentation, Optimism. Our collection contains 2 quotes who is written / told by Fiorello.

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Famous quotes by Fiorello LaGuardia (2)

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"It makes no difference if I burn my bridges behind me - I never retreat"
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"There is no Democratic or Republican way of cleaning the streets"