Chicago Trivia Quiz #15

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A quiz on Chicago mayors—

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

(A) John Wentworth

(B) Edward Dunne

(C) Adlai Stevenson Sr.

(D) Henry J. Dearborn

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

(A) 1927

(B) 1955

(C) 1983

(D) 1991

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

(A) Federalist

(B) Progressive

(C) Tribune

(D) Fireproof

4. Which of these distinctions does Fred Busse hold?

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

(B) He was the first mayor to become a U.S. Senator.

(C) He was the first foreign-born mayor.

(D) He was the first mayor removed from office.

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

(A) Edmund Kelly and Edward Kelly

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

(C) William Ogden and Archer Ogden

(D) Big Bill Thompson and Little Bill Thompson

ANSWERS POSTED AT 5 P.M.

3 Responses to “Chicago Trivia Quiz #15”


  1. 1 Kyle L December 9, 2019 at 5:12 am

    Great Quiz today!

  2. 3 benson December 9, 2019 at 12:14 pm

    1. B
    2. D
    3. B
    4. A


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