New York City
- 28-September-1973 : ITT<!<!<!confirmed hereherehere> is bombed in New York City by leftist terrorists protesting the restoration of the Chilean Constitution ordered by the Chilean judicial and legislative branches against the Allende administration.
- 10-March-1975 : ''The Rocky Horror Show'' opens on Broadway in New York City with 4 performances.
- 08-December-1975 : New York City is approved for bailout of 2.3 billion each year through to 1978.So 6.9 billion total.
- 10-August-1977 : David Berkowitz is captured in Yonkers, New York, after over a year of murders in New York City as the Son Of Sam.
- 22-November-1977 : British Airways inaugurates regular London to New York City supersonic Concorde service.
- 11-December-1978 : Lufthansa heist: Six men rob a Lufthansa cargo facility in New York City's Kennedy airport.
- 01-April-1980 : New York City's Transport Works Union Local 100 goes on strike, which continues for 11 days.
- 14-August-1980 : U.S. President Jimmy Carter defeats Senator Edward Kennedy to win renomination, at the 1980 Democratic National Convention in New York City.
- 08-December-1980 : Former Beatle John Lennon dies in a hospital after being shot outside his New York City apartment by Mark David Chapman, a deranged fan who had received his signature earlier in the day.
- 12-June-1982 : A rally against nuclear weapons draws 750,000 to New York City's Central Park. Jackson Browne, James Taylor, Bruce Springsteen, and Linda Ronstadt attend.