The city has lost more than half of its population over the last 60 years. In 1950, the city was the fourth-largest city in the country with a population of nearly 2 million. Today its population is estimated at just under 700,000.
Once the industrial powerhouse of America it's now declared bancruptcy. The largest municipal filing in US history.
Amazing to contrast with Hiroshima which 65 years ago was absolutely decimated by an Atom Bomb:
Will Chicago face the same fate?