Dan Patrick

Born Apr 4, 1950

Dan Patrick is a Texas State Senator, broadcaster, author, film producer and conservative radio talk show host on KSEV 700 AM in Houston and on KVCE 1160 AM in Dallas.

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1950 Birth Born on April 4, 1950.


1975 25 Years Old Patrick’s first marriage to a high school sweetheart ended in divorce. In his second marriage, Patrick married Janet Lea (“Jan”) Rankin in 1975, and they have a son Ryan and daughter Shane. … Read More


1993 43 Years Old …  On Thursday afternoon, October 28, 1993, Patrick drew fire when he referred to the television program of CBS’s Connie Chung – a Chinese American – as “Slanted Eye to Eye” during the Three A.M. Egos talk show. … Read More


…  Patrick won the March 2006 Republican Primary without a runoff, garnering almost 69% of the vote against three well-financed opponents who were all elected officials. … Read More
2007 57 Years Old 1 More Event
Patrick was sworn in as a Texas state senator in January 2007. … Read More


2010 60 Years Old Patrick has endorsed Rick Perry, incumbent Republican governor of Texas, for the 2010 election.
2011 61 Years Old On January 27, 2011 on his radio show, Patrick defended his proposed 20% cuts to Texas education funding by saying that anything but engineering and medical research is "research nobody cares about" which he "will get rid of." … Read More
2012 62 Years Old In May 2012, acrimony between Patrick and fellow Republican State Senator John Carona was widely reported throughout Texas. … Read More
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