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Laguardia began in Philadelphia in 2000. While bassist Michael Morpurgo (ex-Dandelion) and vocalist Joshua Ostrander had been playing in Ty Cobb, they started collaborating with guitarist Lee Bernstein privately. The lineup solidified with the help of Trip 66 drummer Greg Lyons, and quickly Laguardia was a full-time procedure. Gigs both in Philly and NEW YORK followed, as well as the music group supported nationwide types just like the Brian Jonestown Massacre while honing its Radiohead-friendly mixture of contemporary rock convenience and angular indie dynamics. After dalliances with several major brands, Laguardia resolved on Republic/Common and began documenting its debut with professional helmer Brad Solid wood. Thanks for visiting the Middle made an appearance in Sept 2003, and was backed by tours using the French Kicks as well as the Open fire Theft.

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Died September 20, 1947, Riverdale, New York City, New York, United States
Height 1.57 m
Profession Politician
Nationality American
Spouse Marie Fisher LaGuardia, Thea Almerigotti LaGuardia
Children Fioretta Thea LaGuardia, Jean Marie LaGuardia, Eric Henry LaGuardia
Siblings Gemma La Guardia Gluck
Music Songs Mil calles llevan hacia ti, El mundo tras el cristal, Cuando brille el sol, Blues de la nacional II, Donde nace el río, La carretera, Vámonos, Buena suerte señorita, No habra mas tardes, Vives En un Barco, Los mapas siempre mienten, Un día redondo, Pequeña Lolita, Tumbado al Borde de la Luna, Noches Como Esta, El tunel del adiós, Te Miento, La Esfinge, Haber Perdido Mi Tiempo, El Lobo Solitario, Me voy a esconder, Que lo gris se convierta en azul, Pájaros en mi cabeza, Otoño en la ciudad, Culpable O Inocente, Dame lo Que Quieras, El penúltimo rock, Viviendo deprisa, Como un fantasma, Te seguiré, Otro lunes triste, Vine Aquí Para Conocerte
Albums It, The Hitman's Bodyguard, Home Again, Wind River, Annabelle: Creation, Leap! (Ballerina), Logan Lucky, Dunkirk, Spider-Man: Homecoming, The Emoji Movie, Girls Trip, Despicable Me 3, Birth of the Dragon, The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature, All Saints, The Glass Castle, Kidnap, Tulip Fever, Wonder Woman, The Dark Tower, Close Encounters of the Third Kind 40th Anniversary Release, Cars 3, The Big Sick, True to the Game, Do It Like An Hombre (Hazlo como hombre), War for the Planet of the Apes, Baby Driver, 9/11, Atomic Blonde, Ingrid Goes West, Marvel's Inhumans, Patti Cake$, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan 35th Anniversary, The Trip to Spain, Good Time, Valley of Bones, Menashe, Detroit, I Do... Until I Don't, Crown Heights, Megan Leavey, Arjun Reddy, Viceroy's House, Terminator 2: Judgment Day in, Shubh Mangal Savdhan (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan), Maudie, Baadshaho, Columbus, The Only Living Boy in New York, Beach Rats


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#Fact
1 LaGuardia worked for the US State Department at embassies and consulates in Eastern Europe and Italy (1901-06). He came away with the ability to speak many of the major ethnic languages spoken in New York City -- Italian, Serbian, Croat, German and Yiddish. After returning to America, he had the opportunity to practice these languages as an interpreter for the city's child welfare bureau at Ellis Island (1907-10). When he ran for mayor years later, he was famous for speaking these languages at campaign rallies in the appropriate neighborhoods.
2 Tom Bosley won a Tony Award for his portrayal of LaGuardia in the musical "Fiorello".
3 Fiorello LaGuardia served in the military from 1917-1919, rising to the rank of major. He commanded a unit of the U.S. Army Air Service, flying the 'Ca.44 bomber' on the Italian-Austrian front.
4 His name means "little flower" in Italian.
5 Pictured on a 14¢ US postage stamp in the Prominent Americans series, issued 24 April 1972.
6 The Broadway musical "Fiorello", which opened in 1959, is based on his life. The play was awarded the 1960 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
7 Mayor of New York City (1933-1945).


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Some Opinions on Hoover Board's Dry Law Report 1931 Short Himself (as Representative LaGuardia)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
MLB Network Presents 2016 TV Series Himself
Ellis Island, une histoire du rêve américain 2014 Documentary Himself
Prohibition 2011 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Mobsters 2007-2008 TV Series Himself
Kings of the Ring: Four Legends of Heavyweight Boxing 2000 TV Movie documentary Himself
Grass 1999 Documentary Himself
New York: A Documentary Film 1999 TV Series documentary Himself (uncredited)
The Great Depression 1998 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself (uncredited)
American Masters 1997 TV Series documentary Himself
Abbott and Costello Meet Jerry Seinfeld 1994 TV Movie documentary
American Justice: Target - Mafia 1993 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
The Great Depression 1993 TV Series documentary Himself - Mayor of New York City
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: 50 Years of Magic 1990 TV Movie documentary Himself
Hizzoner! 1984 TV Movie Himself
The World of Tomorrow 1984 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage 1983 Documentary Himself (uncredited)
Brother Can You Spare a Dime 1975 Documentary Himself
Aphrodisiac!: The Sexual Secret of Marijuana 1971 Documentary Himself
Jesse Owens Returns to Berlin 1966 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
Cast a Giant Shadow 1966 Himself (uncredited)
Blitzkrieg 1962 Documentary short Himself
Project XX 1960 TV Series documentary Himself - Mayor of New York City
The Girl Can't Help It 1956 Himself (uncredited)
Four Minute Fever 1956 Documentary short Himself
Fifty Years Before Your Eyes 1950 Documentary Himself

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1 I think the reporter should get his facts straight before he distorts them.


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