What year did Polish people first come to Chicago?
The exact year that the Polish people first came to Chicago is unknown. However, it was sometime in the 1830s with most documentation of them beginning in 1837. ...
Asked in Football - American, Chicago Bears, Super Bowl
Why are the Chicago bears called the Chicago Bears?
when the team was first created they were called the Staleys, but the owner wanted to reflect the Chicago Cubs, so their name got changed to the Chicago Bears ...
Asked in Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Baseball History
What were the Cubs called before they were called the cubs?
National League - Chicago team names: Chicago White Stockings (1876 - 1889) Chicago Colts (1890 - 1897) Chicago Orphans (1898 - 1902) Chicago Cubs (From 1903) ...
Asked in Chicago
Are people from Chicago called Chicagoans?
Answer No, they're called people from Chicago, citizens of Chicago, ect. Answer Yes, Chicagoan is correct. Answer Yes, People from Chicago are called "Chicagoans". Normally, we just say, "we're from Chicago". My family has been there for generations, I was raised city-proper. If you are from the 'burbs' people will still say they are Chicagoans, ahem, Gurnee people. When I say I am from Chicago, I always say, "Chicago, City-proper'....