Lovett, Robert

Lovett, Robert

(1895–1986) secretary of defense; born in Huntsville, Texas. A Yale graduate and an investment banker, Lovett served in many governmental positions including under secretary of state (1947–49) before becoming secretary of defense (1951–53). He was a director of the Union Pacific Railroad for over fifty years.
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The event featured country music artists Alabama, the Gatlin Brothers, Lyle Lovett, Robert Earl Keene and others.
The concert will feature the country music band Alabama, along with Texas musicians Lyle Lovett, Robert Earl Keen and the Gatlin Brothers.