Gov. Lee Cruce
Oklahoma's second Governor from January 9, 1911, to January 11, 1915
On March 23, 1914 the daughter of Oklahoma's Governor Miss Lorena Cruce held a champagne bottle and said
"In the name of the United States of America, I christen thee 'Oklahoma'," then smashed the bottle against the bow of the newly completed ship.
THE BIRTH OF A SHIP