The Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2016

The Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2016

November 24, 2016
November 24, 2016
New York City
New York City
 

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The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is an annual parade presented by the U.S.-based department store chain Macy's. The tradition started in 1924,[2] tying it for the second-oldest Thanksgiving parade in the United States with America's Thanksgiving Parade in Detroit (with both parades being four years younger than the 6abc Dunkin' Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade in Philadelphia). The three-hour Macy's event is held in New York City starting at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on Thanksgiving Day, and has been televised nationally on NBC since 1952.

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Tony Bennett
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bornAugust 3, 1926
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Matthew Todd "Matt" Lauer (born December 30, 1957)[2] is an American television journalist and host of the The Today Show. He is also a contributor for NBC's Dateline NBC. He was previously a news anchor for The Today Show in 1994 and anchor for WNBC in New York City and a local talk-show host in Boston, Philadelphia, Providence and Richmond. He was also host of PM Magazine (or "Evening Magazine" 1980–86) and worked for ESPN in the 1980s as a sideline reporter. In the early 1990s, Lauer hosted segments of HBO Entertainment News.

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Savannah Clark Guthrie (born December 27, 1971)[1] is an American journalist and attorney, working for NBC News. She has been co-anchor of The Today Show since July 2012.[2][3]

Guthrie joined NBC News in September 2007 as a legal analyst and correspondent, regularly reporting on trials throughout the country. After serving as a White House correspondent between 2008 and 2011 and as co-anchor of the MSNBC program The Daily Rundown in 2010 and 2011,[4] Guthrie was announced as the co-host of Today's third hour alongside Natalie Morales and Al Roker.[5] In that role, she substituted as news anchor and main co-host and appeared as the chief legal analyst across all NBC platforms.[6] Guthrie ceased to be the third hour co-host and chief legal analyst in 2012 when she replaced Ann Curry as co-anchor of Today.

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Albert Lincoln "Al" Roker Jr. (born August 20, 1954) is an American television personality, weather forecaster, actor, and book author. He is best known as being the weather anchor on NBC's Today.[1] From Monday, July 20, 2009 to Friday, October 2, 2015, he co-hosted his morning show, Wake Up with Al,[2] on The Weather Channel,[2] which aired weekdays live from 5:30 to 7:00 am ET one hour and a half earlier than Today. Roker also appears occasionally on NBC Nightly News. He holds an expired American Meteorological Society Television Seal #238.[3]

Writing with Dick Lochte, Roker began a series of murder mysteries in 2009 that feature Billy Blessing, a celebrity chef turned amateur detective. The second book in the series, The Midnight Show Murders (2010), was nominated for a 2011 Nero Award.[4] On November 12, 2014, 10 PM EST, Roker attempted to beat the previous unofficial world record for an uninterrupted live weather report of 33-hours held by Norwegian weather broadcaster Eli Kari Gjengedal. On November 14, 2014, 8 AM EST, Roker set the new official Guinness World Record by reporting for 34-hours.[5]

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90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
greenglobaltravel.com  –  November 25, 2016
I’ve been dreaming of seeing the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade ever since I was a young boy, watching the annual broadcast from the cozy comfort ... Circle to find the perfect spot to watch the 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
In pictures: Macy’s 90th annual parade leads the US Thanksgiving celebrations
lonelyplanet.com  –  November 25, 2016
thousands of people lined the parade route in the heart of New York for the 90th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. The 90th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade took place in New York. Image: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images They were entertained by ...
Millions Attend Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Amid High Security
NBC News  –  November 25, 2016
Millions lined the streets of New York City amid heavy security for The 90th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade, as iconic inflatable balloons and costumed characters marched down 6th Avenue.
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade held
Fox 8 Cleveland  –  November 24, 2016
NEW YORK — They lined the streets of Manhattan today for the 90th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Taking part in the parade were about a dozen marching bands, some 1,000 clowns and giant balloons, including Charlie Brown, Hello Kitty and ...
NYPD put on unprecedented show of force with 82 sand-filled trucks, radiation detectors and bomb-sniffing dogs to protect Thanksgiving Day Parade
Daily Mail  –  November 24, 2016
The NYPD put on an unprecedented show of force with 3,000 officers deployed to protect the 90th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade from attack as millions of spectators lined the route to watch the spectacle. Charlie Brown, one of three new giant ...
Watch Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Online — Live Stream It Here
Hollywood Life (blog)  –  November 24, 2016
we’ll also be watching the 90th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and thanks the live stream video provided below, you can watch it too! No need to be in NYC with that massive crowd. Just sit back, fill your plate, and enjoy the parade from the ...
Watch the 2016 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Live Stream
Daily Beast  –  November 24, 2016
The 90th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will be broadcast live from New York City starting at 9:00 a.m. ET on Thursday. Beginning at 77th street and Central Park West, the parade will kick off with a musical number from Kermit and his muppet crew ...
90th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade tomorrow on KGET TV-17
kerngoldenempire.com  –  November 23, 2016
The annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade comes to life later today, with giant balloons inflated in preparation of tomorrow's big event. It takes about 90 people to inflate the balloons. More than 3 million people will line the parade path on Thanksgiving ...

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