What’s the oldest continuously operating hotel-casino? Who performed 636 consecutive sold-out shows? What’s the English translation of Las Vegas?

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December 13th, 2018

What’s the oldest continuously operating hotel-casino? Who performed 636 consecutive sold-out shows? What’s the English translation of Las Vegas?

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