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Richard Joseph Daley

Daley, Richard Joseph (1902–76), U.S. politician, state senator from Illinois (1939–46), mayor of Chicago (1955–76). As mayor he was one of the last old-style urban bosses. His handling of antiwar demonstrators at the 1968 Democratic Convention was widely condemnated.

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