Home » Political Leader » Politician » Bryant, Cecil Farris

Bryant, Cecil Farris

Born: 1914 AD
Died: 2002 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Politician

1914 – Born on July 26th in Ocala, Marion County, Florida. American politician.

         – Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

1942 – He was a member of Florida state house of representatives.

1946 – He won his first term in the Florida legislature as a representative from Marion County and went on to serve five terms in the legislature.

1953 – Became the Speaker of the Florida State House of Representatives.

1961 – He was elected as Governor of Florida.

1966 – Bryant was appointed to the National Security Council and the Office of Emergency Planning by President Lyndon Johnson.

1970 – He ran for the U.S. Senate but was defeated in the runoff election for the Democratic nomination.

2002 – Died on March 1st in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida.