Lee P. Brown

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Birthday
4, 1937
Birthplace
Wewoka, OK
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
4, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Wewoka, OK

About

He became the first African American to be elected mayor of Houston, Texas in 1998. While in office he renovated and improved the city's airport, libraries, and police and fire stations.

Before Fame

He earned a Master's degree in sociology from San Jose State University in 1964.

Trivia

During his long career in law enforcement he lead police departments in Atlanta, Houston, and New York before becoming the 3rd Director of National Drug Control Policy.

Family Life

He married his second wife Frances Young, a teacher, in 1996.

Associated With

He was supported by Bill Clinton in his 2001 campaign for Mayor.