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The Flamingo celebrates 73 years on the Las Vegas Strip

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December 31, 2019 By Las Vegas Review-Journal

Mobster Bugsy Siegel opened the Flamingo Hotel & Casino on Dec. 26, 1946.

Formerly known as the Fabulous Flamingo and Flamingo Hilton Las Vegas, the casino is well-known for its wildlife habitat for flamingos and tropical landscape on the Las Vegas Strip.

Take a look back at some of the Flamingo’s history in the photo gallery above.


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