February 1st, 2013
07:19 AM ET
10 years ago

New York's brash former mayor, Ed Koch, dies at 88

(CNN) - Ed Koch, the brash former New York City mayor who typically greeted constituents with a "How'm I doin'?" died Friday at the age of 88, his spokesman said.

Koch died of congestive heart failure, spokesman George Arzt said.


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soundoff (2 Responses)
  1. Dominican mama 4 Obama

    Ed Koch was New York!
    My favorite mayor. Loved him
    May you rest in peace at long last Mayor Koch.

    February 1, 2013 08:21 am at 8:21 am |
  2. S.B. Stein E.B. NJ

    He certainly had a personality.

    February 1, 2013 08:47 am at 8:47 am |