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Cabell, Earle

Born: 1906 AD
Died: 1975 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Mayors, Politician

1906 – Earle Cabell was born on the 27th of October.


Cabell attended Texas A&M University and Southern Methodist University.


1961 – He was elected mayor to succeed Robert L. Thornton.


       – Served as mayor of Dallas, Texas, during the assassination of John F. Kennedy


1964 – On 3rd of February, he resigned as mayor of Dallas in order to run for Congress.


1972 – Served four terms in the House before the Republican Alan Steelman defeated him.


1975 – Earle Cabell died on 24th of September.


The Earle Cabell Federal Building on Commerce Street in Dallas is named in his honor.