Lyndon B. Johnson President From 1963 to 1969
Lyndon Baines Johnson, often referred to as LBJ, was an American politician who served as the 36th President of the United States from 1963 to 1969, assuming the office after serving as the 37th Vice President of the United States from 1961 to 1963. Lyndon B. Johnson, the 36th president of the United States, was born in Texas on August 27, 1908. He was elected vice president of the United States in 1960, and became the 36th president in 1963, after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose. If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River, the headline that afternoon would read: "President Can't Swim.". Peace is a journey of a thousand miles and it must be taken one step at a time.
Lyndon B. Johnson Facts
First Lady: Lady Bird Johnson
Born: Stonewall, Texas, United States
Elected: 1963 to 1969
Political Party: Democratic Party
Left Office: Retired
Date of Birth: August 27, 1908
Date of Death: January 22, 1973
Age at Death: Lyndon B. Johnson was -65
Cause of Death: Heart Attack