Dolph Briscoe, Jr. (1923-2010) was a rancher, businessman and the 40th governor of Texas. A Democrat, he served from 1973 to 1979. As of 2009, he was the oldest living, former governor in Texas.
Briscoe was born in Uvalde, Texas to a prominent Texas rancher. He died in his family home, June 27, 2010.
He served in the Army ...Read More