Golden Gate Bridge celebrates 75th birthday


Fireworks lit up the sky Sunday night over San Francisco to mark the 75th anniversary for the Golden Gate Bridge. (Source: KGO/CNN) SAN FRANCISCO (KGO/CNN) – Fireworks lit up the sky Sunday night over San Francisco to mark the diamond anniversary for

Sunny skies and chilly winds greeted the crowds along San Francisco's waterfront Sunday during the Golden Gate Bridge's 75th anniversary celebration.

"Don't scratch the paint," someone yelled, eliciting laughter. near Brooks Island, where it staged for its trip beneath the Golden Gate Bridge. It seemed to dwarf the distant San Francisco skyline. Hogan recalled his brief time aboard the Iowa,

By Mark Prado A colorful fireworks and laser display elated and dazzled thousands of spectators Sunday night capping the 75th birthday party for the Golden Gate Bridge. "The fireworks coming off the span were amazing," said Maeve Metzger of Sausalito

"Don't scratch the paint," someone yelled, eliciting laughter. near Brooks Island, where it staged for its trip beneath the Golden Gate Bridge. It seemed to dwarf the distant San Francisco skyline. Hogan recalled his brief time aboard the Iowa,

  • Crowds gather for Golden Gate Bridge celebration
  • Golden Gate Bridge is prepared for 75th birthday celebration
  • Crowds Gather for Golden Gate Bridge Celebration
  • Golden Gate Bridge turns 75 with pomp and circumstance
  • Golden Gate Bridge turns 75 with pomp and circumstance