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Born: 1964 in Brooklyn, New York
Eig has lived in Chicago since the early eighties.
Biographical and Professional Information
Jonathan Eig is the founder and editor-in-chief of ChicagoSideSports.com, dedicated to delivering high-quality sports journalism. He is a former writer and editor for the Chicago Bureau of The Wall Street Journal and former executive editor of Chicago magazine. In addition to writing three books, Eig has taught writing at Columgia College in Chicago and lectures at Northwestern.
- Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig and Jake Eig, Simon & Schuster, 2006
- Opening Day: The Story of Jackie Robinson's First Season, Simon & Schuster, 2008
- Get Capone: The Secret Plot that Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster, Simon & Schuster, 2010
Titles at Your Library
Luckiest Man: The Life and Death of Lou Gehrig
Release Date: 2006-04-03
Get Capone: The Secret Plot That Captured America's Most Wanted Gangster
Release Date: 2010-04-27
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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