Cabell, Earle

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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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