Richard M. Daley

American politician

Richard Michael Daley (born April 24, 1942) was an American politician. He was the 54th Mayor of Chicago. Daley was mayor from 1989-2011. He was a member of the Democratic party. His father was also the Mayor of Chicago, Richard J. Daley.

Richard M. Daley
54th Mayor of Chicago
In office
April 24, 1989 – May 16, 2011
Preceded byEugene Sawyer
Succeeded byRahm Emanuel
Cook County State's Attorney
In office
Preceded byBernard Carey
Succeeded byCecil Partee
Illinois State Senator
from the 23rd district
In office
Personal details
Born (1942-04-24) April 24, 1942 (age 82)
Chicago, Illinois
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Margaret C. Daley (deceased)
ChildrenNora Daley Conroy
Patrick Daley
Elizabeth Daley
Kevin Daley (deceased)
ResidenceChicago, Illinois
Alma materDePaul University
Providence College
Military service
Branch/serviceUnited States Marine Corps Reserves