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Richard J. Daley

Richard J. DaleyAKA Richard Joseph Daley

Born: 15-May-1902
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Died: 20-Dec-1976
Location of death: Chicago, IL
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, IL

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Mayor of Chicago, 1955-76

Wife: Eleanor Guilfoyle (b. 4-Mar-1907, m. 17-Jun-1936, d. 16-Feb-2003, seven children)
Son: Richard M. Daley (Mayor of Chicago)
Son: William M. Daley (U.S. Secretary of Commerce)

    High School: De La Salle Institute, Chicago, IL (1919)
    Law School: DePaul University (1933)

    Mayor of Chicago (1955-76)
    Illinois State Senate 9th (1939-47)
    Illinois State House of Representatives 9th (1936-38)
    Knights of Columbus

Is the subject of books:
American Pharaoh: Mayor Richard J. Daley: His Battle for Chicago and the Nation, May-2000, BY: Adam Cohen and Elizabeth Taylor


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