CHICAGO (CBS) — A Chicago Civil Right Leader and historian now has a street named after him.
Some would call 94-year old Dr. Timuel Black a living legend. Now he has a street named in his honor.READ MORE: 'John Doe' Who Accused Former Blackhawks Video Coach Brad Aldrich Of Sexual Abuse Identifies Himself As Kyle Beach
State Street between 49th and 50th is named Dr. Timuel Black Street.
“It’s thrilling, exhilarating,” said Dr. Black.