Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet Harold Washington: Then and Now November 25, 2007 By: Justin Kaufmann Download Story Photo by Marc PoKempner from the book "Harold!" Today marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Chicago Mayor Harold Washington. Washington died of a massive heart attack while in office. The death and subsequent fight to appoint a successor made national headlines. Chicago Public Radio has been Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet View the discussion thread. Top Headlines On WBEZ.org Chewing the Fat with Monica Eng and Louisa Chu Exoneree Diaries: Antione’s pay day How do kids like the new Chicago Public School lunches? Strange Brews Podcast Woman scarred by orphanage Remembering the 'Forgotten Hoosiers' What’s street cleaning really good for? What can Englewood learn from the new Detroit Whole Foods?