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Martin H. Kennelly
47th Mayor of Chicago
In office
1947–1955
Preceded by Edward Joseph Kelly
Succeeded by Richard J. Daley
Personal details
Born (1887-08-11)August 11, 1887
Chicago, Illinois
Died November 29, 1961(1961-11-29) (aged 74)
Chicago, Illinois
Political party Democratic

Martin H. Kennelly (August 11, 1887 – November 29, 1961) was an American politician. He was the mayor of Chicago, Illinois (1947–1955). He was a member of the Democratic Party.

Kennelly was born on August 11, 1887 in Chicago, Illinois. He was never married and had no children. Kennelly died on November 29, 1961 from heart failure, aged 74.

Political offices
Preceded by
Edward J. Kelly
Mayor of Chicago
April 15, 1947–April 20, 1955
Succeeded by
Richard J. Daley



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