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Moses Mosop, of Kenya, celebrates as he wins the Chicago Marathon in Chicago, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011. Mosop finished at 2:05:37. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Chicago marathon

January 1, 1970

Moses Mosop of Kenya set a course record in cruising to victory in the Chicago Marathon on Oct. 9 in a race tempered by the first death in the event in four years after a runner collapsed near the finish line. (Reuters)