The Great Chicago Statue Quiz #17

(1) WHO is this?

(2) WHERE is this?

(3) WHY does this person deserve a statue?

ANSWERS POSTED AT 5 P.M.

1 Response to “The Great Chicago Statue Quiz #17”


  1. 1 Garry May 26, 2020 at 10:31 am

    It’s Jack Benny
    It’s on Jack Benny Dr. in Bowen park in Waukegan
    He was a huge radio & TV star that grew up in Waukegan
    There’s also a bust of him in an alley named after him in Waukegan, just off of County St., which he considered a great honor.
    On the back of the bust is one of the best jokes from his show: A mugger demands money from Jack, who was a famous cheapskate on the show. The mugger says “Your money or your life” Benny doesn’t answer right away. The mugger repeats it & Jack says: “I’m thinking it over!”


Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com 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: