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Richard Joseph Daley

mayor of Chicago.

Richard Joseph Daley, American mayor of Chicago. Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations, United States Conference Mayors (president 1959). Knights of Columbus, Moose, Elk.

Background

Daley, Richard Joseph was born on May 15, 1902 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Michael and Lillian (Dunne).

Education

Bachelor of Laws, DePaul University, 1933.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1933. Democratic member Illinois House of Representatives, 1936-1938. Illinois Senate 1939-1946.

Director Revenue for State Illinois, 1948-1950. Clerk Cook County, 1950-1955. Mayor Chicago, 1955-1976.

Chairman Democratic Party Cook County. Board of directors Valentine Boys Club. St. Joseph Home of Friendless.

Membership

Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations, United States Conference Mayors (president 1959). Knights of Columbus, Moose, Elk.

Connections

Married Eleanor Guilfoyle, June 23, 1936. Children: Patricia, Mary Carol, Eleanor, Richard, Michael, John, William.

father:
Michael .

mother:
Lillian (Dunne).

spouse:
Eleanor Guilfoyle

children:
Patricia Daley

Mary Carol Daley

Eleanor Daley

Richard Daley

Michael Daley

John Daley

William Daley