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Hollywood, Florida, USA

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Hollywood, Broward, Florida, USA
Joseph Young first arrived in South Florida in January 1920 to survey several parcels of land that would be suitable for the site of his "Dream City in Florida." His initial vision included a wide boulevard extending from the ocean westward to the edge of the Everglades with man-made lakes paralleling each side of the roadway. One end of each lake would empty into the Intracoastal Waterway and the other would serve as a twin turning basin for private yachts.www.hollywoodfl.org/ index.aspx? NID=187



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(Hollywood, FL) Joseph Young first arrived in South Florida in January 1920 to survey several parcels of land that would be suitable for the site of his "Dream City in Florida."

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Hollywood, Florida was incorporated November 28, 1925

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By January 1926, Hollywood numbered approximately 2,420 dwellings with approximately 18,000 people, thirty-six apartment buildings, 252 business buildings and nine hotels either completed or under construction.

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On September 18, 1926, a vicious hurricane slammed into the South Florida Atlantic coast with Hollywood among its targets.
The city was devastated by the hurricane's high winds and surging floodwaters. It claimed...Read MORE...

1930 - Population of Hollywood, FL - 2,689

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1935 - Population of Hollywood, FL - 4,500

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1940 - Population of Hollywood, FL - 6,239

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1950 - Population of Hollywood, FL - 14,351

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February 1953, Hollywood Memorial Hospital opens.

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News  1971 - DYNAMITE BLASTS KILLS WORKMEN.
Hollywood (UPI) - A truckload of dynamite blew up at a rockpit Thursday, apparently killing three...Read MORE...


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