Reubin Askew

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Reubin Askew
Florida Governor Reubin Askew.jpg
37th Govrenor o Florida
In office
January 5, 1971 – January 2, 1979
Lieutenant Thomas Burton Adams, Jr. (1971-1975)
J.H. Williams (1975-1979)
Precedit bi Claude Roy Kirk
Succeedit bi Bob Graham
7th United States Trade Representative
In office
1979–1981
Preses Jimmy Carter
Precedit bi Robert S. Strauss
Succeedit bi Bill Brock
Personal details
Born 11 September 1928(1928-09-11)
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Dee'd March 13, 2014 (aged 85)
Tallahassee, Florida
Poleetical pairty Democratic
Spoose(s) Donna Lou Harper
Profession Politician, lawyer
Religion Presbyterian

Reubin O'Donovan Askew (11 September 192813 Mairch 2014) wis a American politician. He wis the Govrenor o Florida durin the 1970s.

He is a democrat frae Florida. He wis born in Muskogee (Oklahoma), but syne 1937 he livit in Florida. He wis a lawyer. He servit baith in US Army an US Air Force.

Askew died at the age of 85 on 13 Mairch 2014 at his Tallahassee home, efter a recent stroke.[1]

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