Did You Know?
Facts, Figures & Folklore about
the Month of May
April 28 : 03 days till May
Did you know that construction of the Empire State Building was completed on May 1, 1930?
The building was the tallest free-standing structure in the world until 1967, and the tallest building in New York City until 1972, when construction of the World Trade Center dwarfed it. In the aftermath of the 9-11 tragedy, the Empire State Building is once again the Big Apple’s tallest building.
We’ll be presenting a new “Did You Know?” fact each day as we countdown to the the month of May! So stop by again tomorrow.