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Lady Bird Johnson, Former First Lady, Dies At 94

First Posted: 03/28/08 03:44 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 01:10 PM ET

AP :

Lady Bird Johnson, the former first lady who championed conservation and worked tenaciously for the political career of her husband, former President Lyndon B. Johnson, died Wednesday, a family spokeswoman said. She was 94.

Lady Bird Johnson returned home late last month after a week at Seton Medical Center, where she'd been admitted for a low-grade fever. Her husband died in 1973.

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