Kay Bailey Hutchison

Events

Born in Galveston

July 22, 1943

Parents are Kathryn Bailey and Allan bailey

University of Texas

1961 - 1967

Enrolls in law school in what would have been her senior year

Married John Pierce Parks

1967 - 1969

Runs for and wins seat in Texas House

1972 - 1976

Named vice chair of the National transportation Safety board

1976 - 1978

Married Ray Hutchinson

1978 - 2014

Ray Hutchinson passed away

Loses primary for U.S House seat.

1990

Exits politics to become a banking executive

Elected Texas State Treasurer

1990 - 1993

Elected to U.S. Senate Seat

1993 - 2013

Adopted 2 children

2001

Kathryn and Houston

Named one of the 30 most powerful women in America

2001

By Ladies home journal

Ran for Govenor of Texas

2009

Lost to Governor Rick Perry