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.