1815 - Edward Clark, born on the 1st of April in in New Orleans. He was a Governor of Texas during the American Civil War.
1842 - Moved to Texas and set up a law practice.
1861 - When Sam Houston refused to take an oath of allegiance to the Confederacy, he became governor.
1880 - Died on the 4th of May.
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