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Lanier, Robert

Born: 1925 AD
Currently alive, at 90 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Businessmen, Mayors, Political Leader, Politician

1925 – Robert Lanier, born on the 10th of March in Baytown, Texas. He is a businessman in the real estate industry (Landar) who served as mayor of the city of Houston, Texas.

1949 – He worked his way through college and started his career as a suma cum laude graduate from the University of Texas Law School.

1991 – He was a gubernatorial appointee to the Texas Highway Commission, which he chaired, and chairman of METRO, Houston’s transit authority.

1992 – 1998 – Served as Mayor of Houston, Texas.

2000 – He received the Leadership Houston Distinguished Service Award and the Urban Beautification Award from the American Horticultural Society.