Houston,Samuel

Houston,Samuel
Houston, Samuel. 1793-1863. Library of Congress
American general and politician who fought in the Texan struggle for independence from Mexico and became president of the Republic of Texas (1836-1838 and 1841-1844). When Texas was admitted to the Union, he served as U.S. senator (1845-1859) and governor (1859-1861).

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Universalium. 2010.


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