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Chicago Quick Facts
- Population: 2.7 Million
- Professional Sports Teams: 9
- Nickname: The Windy City
- Famous Landmark: Cloudgate AKA “The Bean”
Other Chicago Facts
Spray Paint was invented in Chicago
In 1956, Chicago was the first city to display an all-color television.
The Chicago River is the only river in the world that flows backwards.
The Art Institute of Chicago has the largest collection of impressionist paintings outside of Paris.
CBS Chicago broadcasted the first televised presidential debate in 1960.
Chicago By the Numbers
Average attendance of the annual Taste of Chicago food festival.
Size (in square miles) of the area of Chicago.
Number of states visible from Skydeck, located in the Willis Tower.
Height (in feet) of the Willis Tower, formerly known as the Sears Tower.
Number of NBA championships won in the 1990’s by the Chicago Bulls.