Sept. 19, 1961 - Date
when the official announcement was made public that the Manned
Spacecraft Center would be located in Houston.
Sept. 22, 1961 - Date of the first
official NASA delegation visit to Houston.
24, 1961 - When the Manned Spacecraft Center (Houston Office)
was formerly established as an entity by NASA.
1, 1961 - The first edition of the "Space News Roundup" was
17, 1973 - Name changed from Manned Spacecraft Center to Johnson