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Queensboro Bridge Renamed In Honor Of Ed Koch

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 19: Ed Koch celebrates at the renaming of the Queensboro Bridge in his honor at The Water Club Restaurant on May 19, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images)

Ed Koch passes away

The former Congressman, New York City mayor and 'The People's Court' judge died of congestive heart failure at about 2 a.m. at New York-Presbyterian hospital after a year of repeated hospitalizations.