|The President's Daily Diary: January 20, 1965|
Wednesday, January 20, 1965, was Inauguration Day. In the morning the Johnson family attended an interdenominational church service led by the Reverend Billy Graham. Just after twelve noon, Chief Justice Earl Warren administered the oath of office to President Johnson, and Johnson delivered his inaugural address. After a luncheon at the Capitol, the Johnsons viewed the Inaugural Parade. In the evening the President and Mrs. Johnson attended balls at the Mayflower Hotel, the Statler Hilton Hotel, the National Guard Armory, the Shoreham Hotel, and the Sheraton-Park Hotel.