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  Shvat 21, 5773 , 01/02/13

Ed Koch Dead at 88

Former mayor Ed Koch of New York died Friday morning of congestive heart failure at New York's Presbyterian-Columbia Hospital. The son of Jewish immigrants from Poland was 88.

The New York Times reports that a biographical film entitled "Koch" was set to debut on Friday.

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