Oscar Manuel Laurel

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Birthday
8, 1920
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Mar 29, 2001 (80)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
8, 1920
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Mar 29, 2001 (80)

About

Hispanic politician and Democrat who represented the 80th District of Texas in the House of Representatives from 1961 to 1967. He was also the President of the League of United Latin American Citizens in the mid 1950's.

Before Fame

He was a staff sergeant in the United States Army Air Corps before getting his law degree from the South Texas College of Law in Houston.

Trivia

He was appointed to the National Transportation Safety Board by President Lyndon B. Johnson.

Family Life

He was married to Elsa Gonzalez with one son and one daughter.

Associated With

He was succeeded by Vidal Manuel Trevino.

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