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Noun: Johnson  jón-sun
  1. English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)
    - Samuel Johnson, Dr. Johnson
     
  2. 17th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Lincoln when Lincoln was assassinated; was impeached but acquitted by one vote (1808-1875)
    - Andrew Johnson, President Johnson, President Andrew Johnson
     
  3. 36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)
    - Lyndon Johnson, Lyndon Baines Johnson, LBJ, President Johnson, President Lyndon Johnson

Type of: author, Chief Executive, lexicographer, lexicologist, President, President of the United States, United States President, writer

Encyclopedia: Johnson, Matthey