Fi·o·rel·lo H(enry) [fee-uh-rel-oh], /ˌfi əˈrɛl oʊ/, 1882–1947, U.S. lawyer, political reformer, and government administrator: mayor of New York City 1933–45.
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How to use La Guardia in a sentence
Now as this other craft lowered toward the city, they wondered whether it was another hijacked plane or a troubled aircraft rushing for a runway at either Newark or La Guardia.Sept. 11, 2001: An ordinary work day, then surreal scenes of dread and death | David Maraniss | September 10, 2021 | Washington Post
A real world of upheaval was also unfolding, in which, for example, a 1976 bomb at La Guardia airport had killed 11 people.Paddy Chayefsky: The Dark Prophet of ‘Network’ News | Tim Teeman | February 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Thirty years later and far more famously came Fiorello La Guardia.
Delta flight 6195 did leave Syracuse eventually—it took off at 8:47 a.m. and landed at La Guardia at 9:50 a.m., 145 minutes late.Eleven Years After 9/11, Flying Is Safe, Routine, and Annoying | Daniel Gross | September 11, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
La Guardia, JFK, and Newark airports have also intensified checking procedures for the weekend.
In fact, liberal icons like FDR and Fiorello La Guardia were deeply opposed to collective bargaining for public-sector unions.
Los mataron todos, sin dexar hombre vida, sino fueron los dos que defendi La Guardia que tenian.History of The Reign of Philip The Second King of Spain | William H. Prescott
The people of La Guardia were then given up to the tender mercies of the Inquisition.The Duchess of Trajetto | Anne Manning
He stole the child from Toledo, and brought it to the village of La Guardia.Toledo. The Story of an Old Spanish Capital | Hannah Lynch
Bajan al camino real, cuando La Guardia civil se descuida, y roban lo que pueden.Doa Perfecta | Benito Prez Galds
These two persons live in the third story of a house which makes the corner of the Calle de La Guardia.Records of The Spanish Inquisition | Andrew Dickson White
British Dictionary definitions for La Guardia
Fiorello H (enry) (ˌfɪəˈrɛləʊ). 1882–1947, US politician. As mayor of New York (1933–45), he organized slum-clearance and labour safeguard schemes and suppressed racketeering
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