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Chicago Tribune
Headquarters building
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Tribune Company
PublisherTony W. Hunter
EditorGerould W. Kern
FoundedJune 10, 1847
HeadquartersTribune Tower
435 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Circulation441,508 daily
768,073 Sunday[1]

Chicago Tribune is a major newspaper that serves Chicago, Illinois. It was founded on June 10, 1847 by James Kelly, John E. Wheeler and Joseph K. C. Forrest. The Tribune was also known for running the wrong result in its headline, "DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN" during the 1948 presidential election which it was expected Thomas E. Dewey would defeat Harry S. Truman.


  1. "Circulation numbers for the 25 largest newspapers". The Boston Globe. 2010-10-25.

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