The longest street in the United States is located in what city?

  • Seattle
  • San Francisco
  • Los Angeles correct

    Not only is it where most celebrities call home, but it’s also home to America’s longest street within one jurisdiction. Figueroa Street goes on for about 22 unbroken miles. The street was named after General Jose Figueroa. He served as Governor of Alta California back in the 1800s. The Staples Center and the Bonaventure Hotel both reside on the street.

  • Chicago
  • ON A DAY
  • Fact of the day

    Most of the elements in the human body originated from stars.
  • This day in 1924

    Trial against Hitler in Munich begins

    • Keira Knightley

      32 years old | London, England
    • Martin Short

      66 years old | Hamilton, Ontario
    • Robert Frost

      San Francisco, California
    • Leonard Nimoy

      Boston, Massachusetts