Bob Lanier

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Bob Lanier
File:Bob Lanier Portrait.jpg
58th Mayor of Houston
In office
January 2, 1992 – January 2, 1998
Preceded byKathryn Whitmire
Succeeded byLee Brown
Personal details
Born(1925-03-10)March 10, 1925
Baytown, Texas
DiedDecember 20, 2014(2014-12-20) (aged 89)
Houston, Texas
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Elyse Lanier
ProfessionBanker, Attorney, Real Estate Developer

Bob Lanier (March 10, 1925 – December 20, 2014) was an American businessman and politician. He served as mayor of the city of Houston, Texas from 1992 to 1998. Lanier was born in Baytown, Texas.

On December 20, 2014, Lanier died at the age of 89 in Houston, Texas from natural causes.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Former Houston mayor Bob Lanier dies at 89". Jacksonville Progress.com. December 20, 2014. Retrieved December 21, 2014.

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