The Quiz: When it opened in 2011, a Frank Gehry-designed NYC skyscraper beat out what other New York landmark to be the tallest residential building in the Western Hemisphere?
A The Empire State Building
B The Chrysler Building
C Trump World Tower
The Beekman Tower (now called 8 Spruce St) was the tallest residential skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere at the time of its opening in February 2011, usurping the title then held by Trump World Tower. One can assume The Donald was not amused.
The correct answer to this quiz is Trump World Tower.