On This Day in History: Today

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December 10th, 1963

On this day in 1963, upon passage of the Higher Education Facilities Bill, President Johnson commended the United States Congress as the “Education Congress of 1963.”

December 10th, 1968

On this day in 1968, President Johnson met with H. E. Lee Kuan Yew, Prime Minister of Singapore, at the White House.

December 10th, 1971

On this day in 1971, LBJ assisted Mrs. Johnson at a tree planting ceremony inaugurating Austin’s “Town Lake Beautification” program.