Assassin’s Creed 2: Apolo
Johnson, Lyndon B(1908-1973) American politician, Senator 1949-1961, Vice President 1960-1963, President 1963-1969; huge supporter of civilian space flight, instrumental in creating NASA, and providing the political and budgetary support for the Apollo moon landing progra
Lyndon B. Johnson (D-TX) was elected to the House of Representatives in 1937 and served until 1949. He was a senator from 1949-1961, vice president of the U.S. from 1960-1963, and president from then until 1969. Best known for the social legislation he passed during his presidency and for his escalation of the war in Vietnam, he was also highly instrumental in revising and passing the legislation that created NASA and in supporting the U.S. space program as chairman of the Committee on Aeronautical and Space Sciences and of the preparedness subcommittee of the Senate Armed Services Committee, then later as chairman of the National Aeronautics and Space Council when he was vice president.
Johnson asumió el cargo de Presidente, después del asesinato de John F. Kennedy, en el avión que trasladaba los restos de éste desde Dallas. Johnson aprobó la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, esta ley prohibió la discriminación racial en establecimientos públicos y en cualquier negocio o institución que recibiera fondos federales.