The Public Dedication & Unveiling for Tony Bennett Commemorative Statue

Tony Bennett‘s 90th birthday was celebrated by the city of San Francisco on Friday, August 19th, 2016. The unveiling and public dedication of a bronze statue, standing eight feet tall, took place on Nob Hill at noon.

Farah Makras, Victor Makras
Farah Makras, Victor Makras

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Many guests were in attendance, including Mayor Ed Lee, former Mayor Willie Brown, Jr., Nancy Pelosi, and Mr. Tony Bennett & Susan Benedetto.

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Atmosphere

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Festivities continued throughout the area, celebrating the contributions the civic leader, painter, and legendary singer has made to the San Francisco area.

Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto, George Shultz, Dianne Feinstein
Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto, George Shultz, Dianne Feinstein

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Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett
Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett

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Steve Revetria, Paul Pelosi Jr.
Steve Revetria, Paul Pelosi Jr.

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Ron Conway, Paul Pelosi
Ron Conway, Paul Pelosi

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Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto
Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto

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Paul Tormey
Paul Tormey

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Tony Bennett
Tony Bennett

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Larry Baer, Richard Blum
Larry Baer, Richard Blum

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Larry Baer, Paul Pelosi, Tony Bennett
Larry Baer, Paul Pelosi, Tony Bennett

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Paul Pelosi, Tony Bennett
Paul Pelosi, Tony Bennett

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Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto
Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto

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Willie Brown, Farah Makras, Victor Makras
Willie Brown, Farah Makras, Victor Makras

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Ed Lee, Judy Guggenhime
Ed Lee, Judy Guggenhime

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Ed Lee, Judy Guggenhime, Anita Lee
Ed Lee, Judy Guggenhime, Anita Lee

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Linda Wolfe, Bruce Wolfe
Linda Wolfe, Bruce Wolfe

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Atmosphere

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Larry Baer, Tony Bennett, Pam Baer
Larry Baer, Tony Bennett, Pam Baer

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Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett, Dianne Feinstein
Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett, Dianne Feinstein

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Dianne Feinstein, Richard Blum
Dianne Feinstein, Richard Blum

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Atmosphere
Atmosphere

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Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto
Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto

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Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto
Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto

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Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto
Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto

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Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett
Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett

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Atmosphere
Atmosphere

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Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett
Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett

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Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett, San Francisco Boys Chorus, San Francisco Girls Chorus
Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett, San Francisco Boys Chorus, San Francisco Girls Chorus

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Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett
Charlotte Shultz, Tony Bennett

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George Shultz
George Shultz

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Tony Bennett, Nancy Pelosi
Tony Bennett, Nancy Pelosi

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Barbara Feinstein
Barbara Feinstein

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Susan Benedetto, Tony Bennett, Charlotte Shultz, George Shultz
Susan Benedetto, Tony Bennett, Charlotte Shultz, George Shultz

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Ellen Newman, Steve Revetria
Ellen Newman, Steve Revetria

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Charlotte Shultz, Willie Brown
Charlotte Shultz, Willie Brown

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Tony Bennett
Tony Bennett

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George Shultz, Tony Bennett
George Shultz, Tony Bennett

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Willie Brown, Tony Bennett
Willie Brown, Tony Bennett

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Larry Baer, Paul Pelosi, Tony Bennett
Larry Baer, Paul Pelosi, Tony Bennett

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Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto
Tony Bennett, Susan Benedetto

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Nancy Pelosi, Charlotte Shultz
Nancy Pelosi, Charlotte Shultz

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Clint Reilly, Ed Lee
Clint Reilly, Ed Lee

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Willie Brown, Nancy Pelosi
Willie Brown, Nancy Pelosi

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Larry Baer, Pam Baer, Paul Tormey
Larry Baer, Pam Baer, Paul Tormey

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Ed Lee, Anita Lee, Willie Brown
Ed Lee, Anita Lee, Willie Brown

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Pam Baer, Willie Brown
Pam Baer, Willie Brown

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Tom Horn, John Goldman
Tom Horn, John Goldman

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Charlotte Shultz, Paul Pelosi
Charlotte Shultz, Paul Pelosi

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Connie Shanahan, Pam Baer, Judy Guggenhime
Connie Shanahan, Pam Baer, Judy Guggenhime

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Larry Baer, Pam Baer
Larry Baer, Pam Baer

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Willie Brown
Willie Brown

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Tom Horn
Tom Horn

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Charlotte Shultz, Manizhe Hooman
Charlotte Shultz, Manizhe Hooman

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Ellen Newman
Ellen Newman

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Charlotte Shultz, George Shultz
Charlotte Shultz, George Shultz

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