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R. C. 'Nick' Nichols R.C. 'Nick' Nichols
Full Name: Robert C. "Nick" Nichols
Date of birth: November 15, 1928
Date of death: October 9, 2006

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 98 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 98 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 23-1 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 23-1 Jan 14, 1969 - Jan 12, 1971 61st   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 23-1 Jun 4, 1968 - Jan 14, 1969 60th (1) (2)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
(1) Sworn 6/4/1968. Oaths of Office.
(2) Roy C. Nichols, in special election 5/14/1968, sworn 6/4/1968, succeeded Glenn Vickery, resigned 1/22/1968. First session was 60th 1st Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch and descriptive summary of the R.C. Nichols papers. "Born November 15, 1928." University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.
  • Other Resources
  • First name Roy. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • 60th Legislature, Called Session - birth date 7/15/1927. 61st-64th Legislatures - birth date 7/15/1928. 63rd Legislature - first name Robert. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office - Biographies of Legislators, 1947.
  • 1975-76 edition - birth date 7/15/1927. Texas State Directory.
  • Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators
  • Named one of 'The Best.' Best and Worst Legislators, 2017.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. R. C. 'Nick' Nichols, 61st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R. C. 'Nick' Nichols, 62nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R. C. 'Nick' Nichols, 63rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. R. C. 'Nick' Nichols, 64th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 60th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 61st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 62nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 63rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 64th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    64th R.S. - 1975
    Elections  
    Labor (Vice Chair) 
    63rd R.S. - 1973
    Elections  
    Insurance  
    Labor  
    Labor Subcommittee on Occupational and Industrial Safety (Chair) 
    62nd R.S. - 1971
    Elections  
    Labor  
    Motor Transportation  
    Penitentiaries  
    Youth  
    61st R.S. - 1969
    Elections  
    Labor  
    Motor Transportation  
    Penitentiaries  
    Youth  
    60th R.S. - 1967
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Interstate Cooperation  
    Local Bills  
    Motor Traffic  
    Urban Affairs  
     

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