PropertyValue
rdf:type
rdfs:label
  • Sam Houston
rdfs:comment
  • Samuel "Sam" Houston (1793-1863) was a soldier in the War of 1812, a Tennessee politician, an adopted member of the Cherokee nation, and one of the central figures (if not THE central) in the establishment of Texas as an independent republic. He served as a Senator from Tennessee and later from Texas, as well as President of Texas during its period as a republic. In 1861, Houston, now governor of Texas, sought to prevent his state from seceding from the U.S., but failed. He retired, and died in 1863.
  • Selected by Prince George Cougars 10th round (#208) in 2011 WHL Bantam Draft
  • Samuel "Sam" Houston (March 2, 1793 - July 26, 1863) was a U.S. politician from Tennessee. A veteran of the War of 1812, Houston went on to become a key figure in first the independence of the Mexican state of Texas, then in its decade as a republic, and finally in its annexation to by the United States in 1845. He served as a Senator from Tennessee and later from Texas, as well as President of Texas during its period as a republic. In 1861, Houston, now governor of Texas, sought to prevent his state from seceding from the U.S., but failed. He retired, and died in 1863, while Texas was part of the Confederate States during the American Civil War.
  • Gen. Sam Houston was (like most men of his time) a famed soldier, woodsman, congressman, governor, president, Indian trader, riverboat captain, empresario, giant, philosopher-king, street pharmacist, lawyer, slave-master, and blacksmith. Houston, Texas, the largest city in Texas, is named in his honor, as are several colleges, universities, Country/Western songs and NASA technical problems.
  • Michael Maurice Smith (October 11, 1963) is a second generation professional wrestler who is best known for competing under the ring name Sam Houston in the 1980s. His father is former wrestler Grizzly Smith, his half-brother is Jake "The Snake" Roberts, and his younger sister is Rockin' Robin.
owl:sameAs
dcterms:subject
borderradius
  • 6
type of appearance
  • Direct
BirthdateKnown
  • N
NASCARWeeklyCareer
  • Y
HometownKnown
  • N
altbackcolor
  • #FFFFFF
dbkwik:ericflint/property/wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbkwik:icehockey/property/wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbkwik:memory-beta/property/wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbkwik:prowrestling/property/wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbkwik:stockcarracing/property/wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbkwik:turtledove/property/wikiPageUsesTemplate
BorderColor
  • silver
Birth Date
  • 1963-10-11
Timeline
Appearance
  • 1812
  • 1824
Spouse
Country
  • United States of America
Name
  • Michael Smith
  • Sam Houston
backcolor
  • #FFE93E
Height
  • 2.200000
Title
  • Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Tennessee's 7th congressional district
  • Governor of Tennessee
  • Governor of Texas
  • President of the Republic of Texas
  • United States Senator from Texas
Cause of Death
  • Pneumonia
Names
  • Midnight Rider
  • Sam Houston
maxwidth
  • 20
TAB
  • General
  • Image gallery
  • Event history
Before
  • None
  • William Carroll
  • David G. Burnet
  • Hardin R. Runnels
  • Mirabeau B. Lamar
Religion
  • Baptist
alongside
  • Thomas Jefferson Rusk, James Pinckney Henderson and Matthias Ward
Years
  • 1827
  • 1836
  • 1841
  • 1859
  • --03-04
  • --02-21
After
Affiliations
Children
  • Eight
Occupation
  • Soldier, Revolutionary, Politician
Debut
  • 1983
Death
  • 1863
Trainer
  • Michael Smith
Birth
  • 1793
Nationality
  • United States
  • United States, Republic of Texas , resident at different times in Mexico and Confederate States without citizenship
abstract
  • Samuel "Sam" Houston (1793-1863) was a soldier in the War of 1812, a Tennessee politician, an adopted member of the Cherokee nation, and one of the central figures (if not THE central) in the establishment of Texas as an independent republic. He served as a Senator from Tennessee and later from Texas, as well as President of Texas during its period as a republic. In 1861, Houston, now governor of Texas, sought to prevent his state from seceding from the U.S., but failed. He retired, and died in 1863.
  • Selected by Prince George Cougars 10th round (#208) in 2011 WHL Bantam Draft
  • Samuel "Sam" Houston (March 2, 1793 - July 26, 1863) was a U.S. politician from Tennessee. A veteran of the War of 1812, Houston went on to become a key figure in first the independence of the Mexican state of Texas, then in its decade as a republic, and finally in its annexation to by the United States in 1845. He served as a Senator from Tennessee and later from Texas, as well as President of Texas during its period as a republic. In 1861, Houston, now governor of Texas, sought to prevent his state from seceding from the U.S., but failed. He retired, and died in 1863, while Texas was part of the Confederate States during the American Civil War.
  • Gen. Sam Houston was (like most men of his time) a famed soldier, woodsman, congressman, governor, president, Indian trader, riverboat captain, empresario, giant, philosopher-king, street pharmacist, lawyer, slave-master, and blacksmith. Houston, Texas, the largest city in Texas, is named in his honor, as are several colleges, universities, Country/Western songs and NASA technical problems.
  • Michael Maurice Smith (October 11, 1963) is a second generation professional wrestler who is best known for competing under the ring name Sam Houston in the 1980s. His father is former wrestler Grizzly Smith, his half-brother is Jake "The Snake" Roberts, and his younger sister is Rockin' Robin.
is Before of
is Children of
is Family of
is wikipage disambiguates of