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1809 – Born on the 12th of February. 16th President of the United States of America.   1834-1849 – Member of Illinois state legislature (Whig).1847 – Representative from Illinois (Whig)   1837-1865 – Held private law practice in Springfield, Illinois     1854 – 1856 – candidate for Republican vice-presidential nomination. Publicly argued against Kansas-Nebraska ..

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1917 – Born in Brookline, Massachusetts on the 29th of May.   1938 – Became the U.S. ambassador to Great Britain, and for six months   1940 – He served as his secretary, drawing on that experience to write his senior thesis at Harvard University on Great Britain’s military unpreparedness.   1941 – He joined ..

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1908 – Lyndon Baines Johnson was born on August 27th in Texas with a rural background.     1937 – Representative from Texas.     1949 – Senator of Texas.     1951 – Senate majority whip.     1953 – Senate minority leader.     1955 – Senate majority leader.     1961 – ..

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1808 – Born on December 29th in Raleigh, North Carolina. The 17th president of the United States, who took office upon the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln during the closing months of the American Civil War. 1826 – When he had just turned 17, having broken his indenture, he and his family moved to Greeneville, ..

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US wife of Lyndon Johnson   1934 – She married Lyndon Johnson in Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church on the 17th of November.   1963-1969 – Became the First Lady.   1970 – She focused her attention on the Austin, Texas riverfront area through her involvement in the Town Lake Beautification Project   1999 – Was ..

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