John F. Kennedy, a Democrat from Massachusetts, was elected President of the United States on November 8, 1960 and was inaugurated as the nation's 35th president on January 20, 1961, and ended on November 22, 1963, upon his assassination and death.The following articles cover the timeline of Kennedy's presidency: . Timeline of the John F. Kennedy presidency (1961)
Lyndon Baines Johnson became president after President John Fitzgerald Kennedy's assassination. Johnson had been Kennedy's vice president. He served out the remainder of Kennedy's term, won re-election in 1964 and retired from politics in 1969.
After President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, Vice-President Johnson became President. In 1964, Johnson was easily elected President. Johnson created a "war on poverty" and escalated the unpopular Vietnam War. Johnson did not run for a second term. Johnson served as President from 1963 until 1969.
President Lyndon Johnson was almost shot dead by an American secret service agent 14 hours after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, it has emerged.
Lyndon Baines Johnson was the US President after John Fitzgerald Kennedy.. Lyndon B. Johnson was the 36th President of the United States from 1963 November 22 to 1969 January 20. He was originally ...
John F Kennedy's vice president, Lyndon Baines Johnson (aka LBJ), succeeded JFK after he was assassinated. JFK was pronounced dead in Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas after succumbing ...
Lyndon B. Johnson was the president of the United States after John F. Kennedy was assassinated. Johnson became the 36th president on November 22, 1963. Prior to becoming president, Johnson was Kennedy's running mate, then became the Vice President of the United States in 1961. He was sworn in as President because of Kennedy's demise.
Shortly after noon on November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated as he rode in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas, Texas. By the fall of 1963, President John F. Kennedy and his political advisers were preparing for the next presidential campaign.
Elected in 1960 as the 35th president of the United States, 43-year-old John F. Kennedy became the youngest man and the first Roman Catholic to hold that office. Learn about his personal and ...
President John F. Kennedy’s death on November 22, 1963, traumatized a nation and led a united Congress to make a constitutional change, in the form of the 25 th amendment.. Kennedy’s assassination created moments of chaos in the federal government that afternoon.