- Name: Dixy Lee Ray
- Born: 09/03/1914
- Died: 01/02/1994 (79 years old)
Dixy Lee Ray (September 3, 1914 – January 2, 1994) was an American scientist and politician who served as the 17th Governor of the U.S. state of Washington. Variously described as idiosyncratic, and “ridiculously smart,” she was the state’s first female governor and was in office during the 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens. She was a supporter of atomic energy.
Birth Name: Marguerite Ray
Alias: Marguerite Ray
Birth Place: Tacoma, Washington, U.S.
Death Place: Fox Island, Washington, U.S.
Dixy Lee Ray quotes :
It is not classified as a pagan religion. The so-called New Age activities and this are not called religions and therefore don't come under the prohibition of mingling church and state that we have in this country.Dixy Lee Ray
The government should set a goal for a clean environment but not mandate how that goal should be implemented.Dixie Lee Ray
Mankind is considered (by the radical environmentalists) the lowest and the meanest of all species and is blamed for everything.Dixie Lee Ray