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1. Jean Baptiste Pointe du Sable: Often known as the founder or "the father" of Chicago, du Sable was the first known settler to the area now known a...  
2. Al Capone: notorious gangster and criminal operating in the Prohibition Era of Chicago. Known for his violent and smash mouth ...  
3. Suit Guy: Vincent is a guy who strolls around on State Street with colorful suits. He'll often do a spin or some sort of move...  
4. Tamale Guy: Actually Claudio Velez, the Tamale Guy hustles around the Near Northwest Side selling his famous tamales. For $5 yo...  
5. Walter Payton: Legendary running back for the Chicago Bears, and once holder of the all-time NFL rushing record. Payton was known ...  
6. tweekin': a term used when someone is acting crazy  
7. Kanye West: Chicago's most prominent hip-hop artist. He redefined hip-hop music through his sampling of songs and originality....  
8. Lupe Fiasco: A Chicago hip-hop artist that started off selling his CDs on the streets. From the group FnF, which is an acronym ...  
9. Daley: Refers to Richard J. Daley, the mayor of Chicago during the Race Riots. He is responsible for reforming the city a...  
10. R. Kelly: R. Kelly is a Chicago hip-hop artist that was very popular in the late 1990's. He recently released a new album ti...  
11. Oprah Winfrey: Chicago is home to the Oprah Winfrey Show. Oprah Winfrey also lives in Chicago and is one of the worlds most succe...  
12. Harold Washington: Harold Washington was the first black mayor of Chicago, Elected in 1983 and serving until is death in 1987, he was...  
13. Mayor Daley Sr.: Mayor Daley Sr was a long serving mayor of the City of Chicago from 1955 to 1976. Known for his invention of the Da...  
14. Mayor Daley Jr.: the son of the senior Mayor Daley. Mayor M. Daley Jr is the current mayor of the City of Chicago. Recently he has e...  
15. Jerry Reinsdorf: Chicago businessman, owner of the local professional sport teams, The Chicago Bulls and The Chicago White Sox  
 
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