Richard Michael "Rik" Mayall (born 7 March 1958) is an English comedian, writer and actor. Mayall is best known for his comedy partnership with Adrian Edmondson, his over-the-top, energetic portrayal of characters and as a pioneer of alternative comedy in the early 1980s. He appeared in numerous sitcoms including The Young Ones, Blackadder, The New Statesman and Bottom and the big screen in comedy films Drop Dead Fred and Guest House Paradiso.
Richard J. Daley center. Originally called the Chicago Civic Center, it was renamed for "Hizoner" Mayor Daley seven days after his death in 1976. He was the 45th mayor of Chicago, serving as Mayor for 21 years.