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 1789

    Persident-elect George Washington moves into Franklin House, NY

    • James Buchanan

      Cove Gap, Pennsylvania
    • Shirley Temple

      90 years old | Santa Monica, California
    • Michael Moore

      64 years old | Flint, Michigan
    • Kal Penn

      41 years old | Montclair, New Jersey