Ann Richards’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Sep 1, 1933

Death Date

September 13, 2006

Age of Death

73 years

Cause of Death

Esophageal Cancer

Profession

Politician

The politician Ann Richards died at the age of 73. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

American politician who was the 45th Governor of Texas from 1991 to 1995 after serving her state as its Treasurer. She was only the second woman to hold that office.

She had four children with her husband Dave.

She died from cancer on the night of September 13, 2006, at her home in Austin, surrounded by her family. Her remains are interred at Texas State Cemetery in Austin.

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Teaching was the hardest work I had ever done, and it remains the hardest work I have done to date.

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I have always had the feeling I could do anything and my dad told me I could. I was in college before I found out he might be wrong.

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I have very strong feelings about how you lead your life. You always look ahead, you never look back.

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Weight-bearing exercise builds bone density, builds your muscular strength so that you can hold your body up where those bones have a tendency to get weak.

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Well it’s really hard to satisfy the right wing. I can tell you that.