John and Jackie Kennedy in a car during their visit to Houston
John and Jackie Kennedy in a car during their visit to Houston, Texas.
John F. Kennedy, the thirty-fifth president of the United States came to Houston, Texas on Nov. 21, 1963. He was accompanied by his wife Jackie Kennedy, the vice president Lyndon B. Johnson, and the vice president's wife Lady Bird Johnson. President Kennedy came to address a meeting of the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC). The next day the party flew to Dallas, Texas where President Kennedy was assassinated.