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Located in the city of New York (NY),the Brooklyn Bridge is the first street-wire suspension bridge in the world and it was opened in May 1883. This 133-year old iconic, twin-tower bridge took a total of 14 years to be built and it was designated as National Historic Landmark in 1964. The construction of the bridge began in 1870 by a group of architects, engineers and other workers headed by John Roebling. While working on the bridge, John Roebling got involved in a ferry-related accident and died few months later. His son, Washington Roebling, took over the project but he also was unable to complete it as he fell sick and died. However, Washington’s wife, Emily Roebling, completed the bridge and she was the first p