On October 25, 1968 The state of Illinois recognized Jean Baptiste Pointe Du Sable as the true founder of Chicago. Du Sable, a historic African American pioneer, was the first known settler to build a house and open a trading post in what is now the city of Chicago.
|Maya Angelou at Ohio State University, October 25, 1976|
|Morgan Fairchild (left) and Cicely Tyson, for the Dallas Fashion Awards, October 25, 1987.|
|Jet Magazine, October 25, 2010 -- Michelle Obama|