We’re celebrating the 100th Anniversary of WGN Radio, founded on May 19, 1922 by Thorne Donnelley and Elliott Jenkins as WDAP and, in 1924, purchased by Col. Robert R. McCormick and the Chicago Tribune and assigned the call letters WGN. Visit the features below to explore a century of history and check back frequently as we add more features and content.
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