Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins hospitalized with pneumonia

Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins has been hospitalized with pneumonia, according to his law partner. His partner says Dinkins checked into New York-Presbyterian

Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins has been hospitalized with pneumonia, according to his law partner.

Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins has been hospitalized with pneumonia, according to his law partner. (10/31/13)

BROOKLYN - Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins has been hospitalized with pneumonia, according to his law partner.

His partner says Dinkins checked into New York-Presbyterian Hospital after having difficulty breathing.

The 86-year-old still teaches at Columbia University and supports various charities. He even hosted an event for Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio earlier this week.
 

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