November 22, 1963 - January 20, 1969
Hubert H. Humphrey
SERVICE: Naval Lieutenant Commander in World War II
(Lieutenant Commander Johnson was awarded the Silver Star
Medal for action during World War II, and frequently wore a pin denoting his award of our
Nation's THIRD HIGHEST military award for valor on the lapel of his suit.)
PROFESSION: Public Servant
POLITICAL PARTY: Democrat
HOME STATE: Texas
POLITICAL OFFICES: US Representative, US Senator, Vice President
NICKNAME: "LBJ" or "Landslide Lyndon"
DIED: January 22, 1973 (Age - 64)
BURIED: Stonewall, Texas
generation, there is a destiny. For some, history decides. For this
generation, the choice must be our own."
President Lyndon Johnson in his inaugural address