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Central Park skyline

Classic shot of the New York skyline from within Central Park

This view includes the exclusive San Reno apartment block whose famous residents ha...
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Classic shot of the New York skyline from within Central Park

This view includes the exclusive San Reno apartment block whose famous residents have included Dustin Hoffman, Mary Tyler Moore, Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, Donald Sutherland, Paul Simon, Barry Manilow, Diane Keaton, Bono, Donna Karan, Glenn Close, Rita Hayworth and the three Steves: Jobs, Martin and Spielberg

Also pictured is the iconic Dakota building – infamous for the sit of John Lennon’s murder when he was returning home. Other notables who have lived there include the actress Lauren Bacall who owned a nine-room apartment for 53 years that recently sold for $23.5 million. Other notable residents have included author Harlan Coben, U2's Bono, Rex Reed, Jack Palance, Lillian Gish, Boris Karloff, Rosemary Clooney, Connie Chung, and Maury Povich

Next to that is the Majestic apartment building which was home to some of the former heads of the Luciano crime family (later called the Genovese crime family) including Lucky Luciano, Frank Costello, and Meyer Lansky. In 1957, Vincent "The Chin" Gigante shot Frank Costello in the lobby of the Majestic in a failed assassination attempt
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