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Ann Richards (II) (1933–2006)

Ann Richards was born on September 1, 1933 in Lakeview, Texas, USA as Dorothy Ann Willis. She was an actress, known for Ann Richards' Texas (2012), The Unforeseen (2007) and Last Man Standing: Politics Texas Style (2004). She was married to David Richards. She died on September 13, 2006 in Austin, Texas. See full bio »


(age 73) in Austin, Texas, USA

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The Unforeseen
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 2004 Home on the Range
Annie (voice, as Governor Ann Richards)
 2000 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Thunder Mountain Woman
- Rip Van Winkle (2000) ... Thunder Mountain Woman (voice)
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Governor Ann W. Richards | Governor Ann Richards

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(on why she started riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle at age 60) "I thought I needed to do something kind of jazzy."


Launched her political career in her 40s, after marrying and having four children. First won a seat on the Travis County Commission in Austin in 1976. Was Texas state treasurer in the 1980s. See more »

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