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White, Mark, 1940-2017


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  • Fuller Name

    • Mark Wells
  • Variants

    • White, Mark Wells, Jr., 1940-2017
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1940-03-17
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2017-08-05
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1979-01-19
        • Affiliation End: 1983-01-18
        • Source: Wikipedia, viewed Aug. 7, 2017
        • Organization: (naf) Texas. Attorney-General's Office
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1973-01-19
        • Affiliation End: 1977-10-27
        • Source: Wikipedia, viewed Aug. 7, 2017
        • Organization: (naf) Texas. Secretary of State
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1965
        • Organization: (naf) Baylor University. Law School
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1962
        • Organization: (naf) Baylor University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Democratic Party (U.S.)
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Henderson (Tex.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Houston (Tex.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Houston (Tex.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

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  • Sources

    • found: Texas equal educational opportunity plan for higher education, 1983:t.p. (Mark White)
    • found: WW in America, 1982, p. 3547(White, Mark Wells, Jr., b. 3/17/40)
    • found: Phone call 3/19/87 to Texas State Publications Clearinghouse (William P. Clements, Jr., defeated Mark White in election for governor of Texas 11/86. Clements begins 4 year term 1/13/87)
    • found: Legislative Reference Library of Texas, Governors of Texas, 1846-present web page, May 31, 2016:(Mark W. White, Jr.; Texas Attorney General, 1979-1983; Secretary of State, 1973-1977)
    • found: Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Portraits of Texas Governors web page, May 31, 2016:(born in Henderson, Tex.; attended Houston public schools and Baylor University, earning bachelor's degree in business admin., 1962; law degree, Baylor Law School, 1965; worked briefly in private legal practice in Houston; served 3 years as Asst. Attorney General; in 1969, returned to Houston to private practice; president of GeoVox Security, Inc.)
    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Aug. 7, 2017(in obituary published Aug. 6: Mark White; b. Mark Wells White Jr., Mar. 17, 1940, Henderson, Tex.; d. Saturday [Aug. 5, 2017], Houston, aged 77; as governor of Texas from 1983 to 1987, championed public education laws that limited class sizes, increased teachers' pay, and introduced basic skills tests for high school students; Democrat)
  • Change Notes

    • 1983-09-16: new
    • 2017-08-07: revised
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