Goodbye, Friend

Goodbye, Friend

Goodbye, Friend Legacy View all topics for “Legacy” > 1 of 4 On December 20, 1976, Mayor Richard J. Daley died of a heart attack.   2 of 4 3 of 4     When the mayor died, it was like the end of the world. It was like having your own...
University of Illinois at Chicago

University of Illinois at Chicago

University of Illinois at Chicago Legacy View all topics for “Legacy” > 1 of 7 And I think his greatest contribution to the city was UIC. That was the toughest political decision. But it was the best thing. Richard M. Daley, son of Richard J. Daley,...
Remembering the Mayor

Remembering the Mayor

Remembering the Mayor Legacy View all topics for “Legacy” > 1 of 9 He was the right person for the job at the right time. There was a tremendous demand for housing, a demand for consumer products, and a demand for expansion, with office space and...