LBJ connection: White House Press Secretary and Special Assistant to the President, 1966-1969; Bio: George Eastland Christian (b. Jan. 1, 1927-d. Nov. 27, 2002, Austin, Tex.) was a University of Texas graduate. He served as an assistant to Senator Price Daniel in 1956, an assistant to Texas Governor Price Daniel from 1957 to 1963, and an assistant to Texas Governor John Connally from 1963 to 1966. He served as press secretary to Texas governors Prince Daniel and John B. Connally. He was also a White House Press Secretary and Special Assistant to President Lyndon B. Johnson from 1966 to 1969.
Photo: President Lyndon B. Johnson (back to camera) and Press Secy. George Christian. Glassboro Summit Conference, Air Force One, 6/25/1967. Photo # a4359-23 by Yoichi Okamoto. White House Photo Office collection, LBJ Presidential Library, Public domain.
Christian, George E. (George Eastland), 1927-2002,
Biographical info page,
LBJ Presidential Library,
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