19th century politician
- He was born March 2, 1793 -- July 26, 1863.
- He was the president of the republic of Texas twice and also as a Governor of the state.
- He was a solider in the war of 1812.
- He was made the Commander-in-Chief to declare Texas independence and signed the Texas Declaration of Independence on march 1836.
- He was a Texas state senator from 1849 - 1859.
- " A leader is someone who helps improve the lives of other people or improve they live under.' Sam Houston
- His favorite color is purple.