Lyndon B. Johnson Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Lyndon B. Johnson (Lyndon Baines Johnson)

Last Updated: 26 Aug, 2023 | Views: 194

Age: 64

Profession: Politician

Other Profession(s): Teacher

Famous For: 36th President of the United States

Higher Education: Southwest Texas State Teachers College (BS)

Lyndon B. Johnson Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
27 Aug, 1908 (64 Years 04 Months 26 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
Texas

Birth District
Stonewall

Birth Sign
Virgo

Religion
Christianity

Nationalities
American

Died on
22 Jan, 1973

Cause of Death
Heart Attack

Lyndon B. Johnson Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Lyndon Baines Johnson, also known as LBJ, was the 36th President of the United States, serving from 1963 to 1969. He was born on August 27, 1908, in Stonewall, Texas, and grew up in a rural community with limited resources. Despite this, he excelled academically and went on to become a prominent figure in American politics.

Lyndon B. Johnson Early Life:
Johnson was the oldest of five children and spent much of his early years working on his family's farm. He attended Southwest Texas State Teachers College and then transferred to the University of Texas at Austin. He graduated in 1930 with a degree in history and taught at a high school in Houston for a brief period.

Lyndon B. Johnson Career:
• Johnson was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1937 and later served as a senator from Texas from 1949 to 1961.
• He became the Senate Majority Leader in 1955 and was known for his ability to pass legislation and his strong leadership skills.
• In 1960, he was chosen as John F. Kennedy's running mate for the presidential election, and the two were elected as President and Vice President.
• After Kennedy's assassination in 1963, Johnson was sworn in as President and served until 1969.

Lyndon B. Johnson Achievements:
Johnson's presidency is remembered for its significant domestic achievements, particularly in the areas of civil rights and social welfare. He was a strong advocate for equal rights and worked to combat poverty and promote educational opportunities. His Great Society program aimed to address issues such as poverty, education, and healthcare, and resulted in the creation of numerous social programs that continue to benefit Americans today.

Lyndon B. Johnson Personal Life:
Johnson was married to Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson, and the couple had two daughters, Lynda and Luci. He was known for his larger-than-life personality and his skill at working with people from different backgrounds and political affiliations.

Lyndon B. Johnson Facts:
He was a passionate advocate for the environment and signed legislation creating the Wilderness Preservation System and the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
 

Lyndon B. Johnson Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 194 cm
In Meters 1.94 m
In feet & Inches 6'4"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 80 Kg
In Pounds 176 lbs

Eye Color
Brown

Hair Color
Brown

Lyndon B. Johnson Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Samuel Ealy Johnson Jr.

Mother's Name
Rebekah Baines Johnson

Spouse
Lady Bird Johnson

Brother(s)
Sam Houston Johnson

Sister(s)
Josefa Johnson, Lucia Johnson, Rebekah Johnson

Daughter(s)
Lynda Bird Johnson Robb, Luci Baines Johnson

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