Chicago Trivia Quiz #15—Answers


1. The only Chicago mayor to become Governor of Illinois was __________.

(B) Edward Dunne (mayor 1905-1907, governor 1913-1917)

2.  What year did three mayors face off in the Democratic mayoral primary?

(C) 1983 (Harold Washington defeated Jane Byrne and Richard M. Daley)

3. What party did Joseph Medill represent when he was elected mayor?

(D) Fireproof (election was held shortly after the Great Fire of 1871)

4. Which of these distinctions does Fred Busse hold?

(A) He was the first mayor elected to a four-year term (1907-1911)

5. Besides the Daleys, name another father and son who were both mayors.

(B) Carter Harrison Sr. and Carter Harrison Jr.

0 Responses to “Chicago Trivia Quiz #15—Answers”

  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: