Cabell, Earle

Born: Oct 27, 1906 AD
Died: 1975 AD, at 68 years of age.

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.




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