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Hotel Discounts Chicago - Interesting Facts About Chicago

Spray paint was invented in Chicago in 1949.

Chicago River is the only river in the world that flows backward.

Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837. Chicago River is the only river in the world that flows backward. In 1900, Chicago successfully completed a massive and highly innovative engineering project — reversing the flow of the Chicago River so that it emptied into the Mississippi River instead of Lake Michigan. Each year, the Chicago River is dyed green to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.

26 miles of lakefront with an 18.5-mile lakefront path

Over 225 miles of bike lanes and more than 13,000 bike racks

The Art Institute of Chicago holds the largest collection of Impressionist paintings outside the Louvre in Paris.

Chicago is home to the world’s largest free outdoor food festival, the Taste of Chicago.

The first Playboy Mansion was in Chicago. And Hugh Hefner started the publication of Playboy in Chicago in 1953.

The Twinkie was invented in Chicago in 1930.

Chicago resident Jane Addams, founder of the Hull House, was the first American woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize in 1931.

The first all-color TV station made its debut in Chicago in 1956.

The first televised U.S. presidential debate was broadcast from Chicago’s CBS Studios on Sept. 26, 1960, between John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon.

The longest MLB game to ever be played was in 1984 at Comiskey Park in Chicago. Chicago White Sox defeated the Milwaukee Brewers after 25 innings.

Nancy Green, the first spokesperson for Aunt Jemima syrup, was introduced to the public for the first time in Chicago.

Chicago is known as the home of baton twirling. This is because the first baton-twirling contest was held as part of the Chicagoland Music Festival in 1935.

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