Samuel Houston


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United States politician and military leader who fought to gain independence for Texas from Mexico and to make it a part of the United States (1793-1863)

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Anniversaries: 1782: Birth of Irish pianist and composer John Field: 1805: Violent earthquake in Naples killed 6,000; 1856: Birth of Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw; 1858: Lionel Rothschild became the first Jewish MP to take his seat in the House of Commons; 1863: Death of Texan soldier Samuel Houston; 1875: Birth of Swiss psychologist and psychiatrist Carl Gustav Jung 1895: Birth of poet Robert Graves; 1908: The Federal Bureau of Investigation was inaugurated; 1928: Birth of American film director Stanley Kubrick; 1958: Prince Charles was created the Prince of Wales; 1987: Stephen Roche became the first Irishman to win the Tour de France.
Anniversaries: 10th: Death of English playwright Clive Jermain; 40th: Sir Vivian Fuchs and a British team completed the first crossing of the Antarctic and West Indian Garfield Sobers set a new world record scoring 365 not out v Pakistan in Kingston; 205th: Birth of Texas statesman Samuel Houston.
The Applicant is a limited liability company and the directors are:- Mark Hugh Adrain, Geoffrey William Agnew, Martin John Agnew, Samuel Houston Davidson, Alan James Fitzsimmins, Neal Frances Kelly, Robert Mark McCammond, William John Ronald Whitten.
The Applicant shall be the owner of the business to be carried on under the Licence of which the following persons are directors: Mark Hugh Adrain, Geoffrey William Agnew, Martin John Agnew, Samuel Houston Davidson, Alan James Fitzsimmins, Neal Frances Kelly, Robert Mark McCammond, William John Ronald Whitten.
Samuel Houston who lived beside his uncle Ashley and cousin Jonny in the same row of cottages was jailed for eight years for the 2004 manslaughter of Noel Williamson.
Last year, 20-year-old Samuel Houston from Churchill Cottages in Caledon received eight years for the manslaughter of Mr Williamson.
Last year Samuel Houston, 20, from Churchill Cottages, Caledon, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Mr Williamson.
Royal Mail's Samuel HOuston said: "We wanted to create stamps with four pictures representative of the four countries of the UK who sent their soldiers to the Somme."
Samuel Houston, 20, from Church Hill in Caledon, Co Tyrone, was told his role in the fatal assault on October 13, 2004, would "leave a void" in the lives of Noel Williamson's family.