November 25, 1963

On November 25, 1963, President Johnson attended funeral services for President John F. Kennedy at St. Matthew's Cathedral. Although the Diary does not contain any details about the funeral, it does note that he returned to the Executive Office Building at 3:36 p.m. Later in the afternoon he received foreign dignitaries at the State Department, met with Prime Minister Hayato Ikeda of Japan, met with President Charles de Gaulle of France, and met with Prime Minister Lester Pearson of Canada. In the evening Johnson attended a meeting for state governors before meeting with his economic advisors.

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