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Chicago, Illinois is the third largest city in the United States of America.

Chicago may also mean:

  • The University of Chicago
  • Chicago (band), a pop-rock-jazz band
    • Their second album, Chicago, released in 1970
  • Chicago (CTA), stations on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, all named for their location on Chicago Avenue
    • Chicago (CTA Brown Line)
    • Chicago (CTA Red Line)
    • Chicago (CTA Blue Line)
  • Chicago (typeface), a classic Apple Macintosh font
  • Chicago house, a genre of electronic dance music
  • Chicago Powerfest, a metal festival held annually near Chicago
  • Windows 95, codenamed "Chicago"
  • Chicago Manual of Style, published by the University of Chicago
  • USS Chicago, the name given to several United States Navy vessels
  • 334 Chicago, an asteroid
  • Chicago (poker game), a Swedish poker game (or any one of several stud poker variants, including "Chicago," "Big Chicago," and "Little Chicago")
  • Chicago, Western Cape, a suburb of Paarl, South Africa
  • Club Atl├ętico Nueva Chicago

There are several Chicago schools of thought, generally named after distinguished programs of the University of Chicago. These include:

  • Chicago school (architecture)
  • Chicago school (economics)
  • Chicago school (literary criticism)
  • Chicago school (sociology)

In Entertainment:

  • Chicago (band)
  • Chicago, a play by Maurine Dallas Watkins, first performed in 1926
  • Chicago (1927 film), based on the 1926 play
  • Chicago (musical), first performed in 1975, based on the 1926 play
  • Chicago (2002 film), based on the 1975 musical
  • Chicago (magazine), published by the Tribune Company
  • Chicago (art magazine)
  • Chicago (album), by rock band Chicago
  • "Chicago" (1957 song), by Fred Fisher
  • "Chicago" (1970 song), by Graham Nash
  • "Chicago" (2005 song), by Sufjan Stevens
  • "Chicago" (2006 song), by Clueso
  • "Chicago" (poem), by Carl Sandburg
  • "Chicago" (Prison Break episode), the 38th episode of the American television series Prison Break
  • Chicago (Sam Shepard play), a 1965 play by Sam Shepard
  • Chicago (Trance artist)
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