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Houston, George Smith b. January 17, 1808 d. December 31, 1879 US Congressman, Alabama Governor, US Senator. Elected to represent Alabama's 5th District and as At-Large in the United States House of Reporesentatives, serving from 1841 to 1849, and 1851 to 1861. Also served as a Member of the Alabama State House of Representatives in 1832, Governor of Alabama from 1874 to 1878, and United States Senator in 1879. (Bio by: K) Athens City Cemetery, Athens, Limestone County, Alabama, USA
Houston, George b. January 11, 1896 d. November 12, 1944 Actor. Having success on the Broadway stage, he was enticed to Hollywood for some singing work in musicals in the mid 1930s. Hired by Grand National Studios, he appeared in the leading roll for the tuneful seafaring yarn "Captain Calamity," 1936 and as Wild Bill Hickcock in "Frontier Scout," 1938. With the success of singing cowboys in motion pictures, he was signed at MGM staring in "The Great Waltz" and for Warner Brothers in "Blockade," both 1938. From 1939 to 1940, he starred in an eight...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Evergreen Cemetery, Hillside, Union County, New Jersey, USA