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Also Known As: Edward Koch, Edward Irving Koch Died: February 1, 2013
Born: December 12, 1924 Cause of Death: Congestive Heart Failure
Birth Place: Bronx, New York, USA Profession:

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Koch (2013)
4.
 American Swing (2008)
5.
6.
 We Own the Night (2007)
7.
 Hebrew Hammer, The (2003) Himself
8.
 Sports Pages, The (2001) Interviewee ("The Heidi Bowl")
9.
 Somewhere in the City (1996) Himself
10.
 Eddie (1996) Former Mayor Of New York City
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1943:
Drafted into U.S. Army
1946:
Discharged from Army with rank of sergeant
1963:
Defeated Carmine DeSapio in Greenwich Village district leader primary
1965:
Named partner in Koch, Lankenau, Schwartz & Kovner
1966:
Elected to New York City Council
1969:
Sworn in as Democratic Representative of 17th Congressional district
1973:
Named representative of 18th congressional district because of redistricting
1978:
Elected New York mayor after running on law and order platform; after first term ended, both Democratic and Republican parties endorsed him for re-election
1982:
Began second term as mayor
1983:
Became first mayor to host "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
1984:
Wrote first memoir <i>Mayor</i>, which later becomes off-Broadway musical
1984:
Made acting debut in CBS movie "Terrible Joe Moran," starring James Cagney
1985:
Supported Health Department decision to shut down gay bathhouses
1986:
Voted for third term as mayor
1989:
Defeated in Democratic primary by David Dinkins, who went on to become New York's first African-American mayor
1996:
Made cameo in sports comedy "Eddie"
1997:
Appeared as judge on syndicated TV show "The People's Court"
1999:
Published <i>Giuliani: Nasty Man</i>, which consisted of <i>Daily News</i> columns
2007:
Played the mayor in crime drama "We Own the Night"
2009:
Launched online film review series "Mayor at the Movies"
2012:
Subject of Neil Barsky's documentary "Koch"
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Education

Southside High School: - 1941
City College of New York: New York , New York - 1945
New York University Law School: New York , New York - 1948

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