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Robert J. LaFortune
|Mayor of Tulsa|
|Preceded by||James M. Hewgley, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Jim Inhofe|
Robert James LaFortune
January 24, 1927
Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.K.
|Occupation||Engineer, politician, philanthropist|
Robert James LaFortune (born January 24, 1927) is an American Republican politician and engineer. LaFortune was mayor of Tulsa, Oklahoma from 1970 to 1978. He also helped initiate the start of the Indian Nations Council of Governments (INCOG).
LaFortune left private business to serve three terms as Tulsa's commissioner of streets and public property from 1964 to 1970.
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