Lady Liberty lucked out! For her 125th birthday celebration last night, the skies were clear for the fireworks—thanks, Mother Nature! You can take a look at some videos below:
Earlier yesterday, 125 people from dozens of countries took their citizenship oaths. Statue of Liberty National Monument superintendent David Luchsinger told them, "She's the symbol, but you're the reality. This country is built on its citizens. Her torch is as bright as what you will make it to be."
The Statue of Liberty is now closed for a year-long renovation—but go! And here's a look back at when she was wee.