Who was Lyndon Johnson?
Concise Biography, History & Facts About President Lyndon B. Johnson
Thirty-Sixth President - Lyndon Baines Johnson
Lyndon B. Johnson Lifespan - 1908 - 1973
Place of Birth - August 27, 1908 near Stonewall, Texas
Education - Southwest Texas State Teachers College (now Texas State University), graduated 1930; Georgetown Law School
Lyndon B. Johnson Term as President - 1963-1969
Political Party - Democrat
Vice President / Vice Presidents - Hubert Humphrey
Religion - Disciples of Christ
Lyndon B. Johnson, Military Experience - in the military during WWII.
Name of Wife - Lyndon B. Johnson was married to Claudia Taylor (Lady Bird) Johnson in 1934. Children - Lynda Bird and Luci Baines
Career of Lyndon B. Johnson - Teacher, Politician, Statesman
Congressional Secretary, 1931-37
Member of U.S. House of Representatives, 1937-49
United States Senator, 1949-61
Vice President, 1961-63 (under Kennedy)
Place of Death - Lyndon B. Johnson died on January 22, 1973 in Johnson City, Texas
Lyndon B. Johnson was buried under an oak tree by the Pedernales River at the LBJ Ranch, near Johnson City, Texas
Next President: President Richard Nixon
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President Lyndon B. Johnson and the Constitution of the US (17th September,1787)
Information and Facts about any President of America is incomplete without explaining his role and his power in the government of the country. We have therefore included this section regarding the US Constitution. Under the U.S. Constitution the president is the head of state, the commander in chief of the armed forces and is also the chief executive of the federal government.
Facts about Eligibility
Article 2, Section 1, this section of the U.S. Constitution sets the requirements to hold office.
Facts about Term of Office
Following election he, and the Vice President, shall hold his office during the term of four years. ( The twenty-second amendment, which started with the inauguration of Dwight Eisenhower, limits the this to two terms)
President's Executive Oath of Office
"I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States."
United States Constitution, Article II, Section 1, Clause 8
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