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Aurora, IL

CITY

Official Website:
http://www.aurora-il.org/

Population:
142990 (2000 census)

Founding Date:
1834

County:
DuPage County, Kane County, Kendall County, Will County

Founded 1834 as a trading post, city laid out in 1836, incorporated 1857.

SCHOOLS

SchoolFounded
Aurora University
1893

COMPANY HEADQUARTERS

CompanyFounded
Cabot Microelectronics
1999
Westell Technologies
1980

BIRTHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Brad Childress
Football
27-Jun-1956   Former Head Coach, Minnesota Vikings
Clive Cussler
Author
15-Jul-1931   Raising the Titanic
Rita B. Garman
Judge
19-Nov-1943   Justice, Illinois Supreme Court
Sue Ling Gin
Business
23-Sep-1941   Flying Food Group
Lyle Gramley
Economist
14-Jan-1927   Former Federal Reserve governor
H. William Habermeyer, Jr.
Business
1942   CEO of Progress Energy Florida
Dennis Hastert
Politician
2-Jan-1942   Speaker of the House, 1999-2006
Chick Hearn
Sports Journalist
27-Nov-1916 5-Aug-2002 Legendary basketball announcer
Phillip Johnson
Author
1940   Intelligent Design theorist
Tim Mahoney
Government
16-Aug-1956   Congressman from Florida, 2007-09
Vernon Louis Parrington
Historian
3-Aug-1871 16-Jun-1929 Main Currents in American Thought



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