Year in review: Notable anniversaries of 2013
Assassinations, openings, debuts, repeals -- 2013 was a year of significant anniversaries in politics, architecture, the arts and more in the U.S. Here in Los Angeles, we marked 100 years since the opening of the Los Angeles Aqueduct, the 50th anniversary of the Cinerama Dome in Hollywood, the 25th anniversary of the groundbreaking rap album "Straight Outta Compton" by N.W.A and the 10th anniversary of the opening of Walt Disney Concert Hall downtown.
Click through the gallery below for more on the anniversaries of 2013. Let us know what we missed in the comments. And for more history from the L.A. Times, read Framework, the L.A. Times photography blog, and L.A. Times Past, an exploration of the paper's 132 years of archives.
50th anniversary of the Vincent Thomas Bridge( Rick Loomis / Los Angeles Times )
On Nov. 15, 1963, the Vincent Thomas Bridge replaced ferry service between San Pedro and Terminal Island, a big change to L.A.'s port area. Above, the bridge, named after a California assemblyman, is seen lighted in blue in January 2005.
The Vincent Thomas Bridge turns 50