Assassination of John F. Kennedy President Kennedy with his wife, Jacqueline, and Texas Governor John Connally with his wife, Nellie, in the presidential limousine, minutes before the assassination Location Dealey Plaza, Dallas, Texas, U.S. Coordinates Date November 22, 1963 ; 56 years ago (1963-11-22) 12:30 p.m. (Central Standard Time) Target John F. Kennedy Attack type Sniper assassination ...
President John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963 at 12:30 p.m. while riding in a motorcade in Dallas during a campaign visit. Kennedy’s motorcade was turning past the Texas School Book Depository at Dealey Plaza with crowds lining the streets—when shots rang out.
Assassination of John F. Kennedy, mortal shooting of John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, as he rode in a motorcade in Dallas, Texas, on November 22, 1963. His accused killer was Lee Harvey Oswald, a former U.S. Marine who had embraced Marxism and defected for a time to the Soviet Union.
The assassination of JFK: As it happened. As the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy nears, CBS News takes a look back at the four days that changed America and American television history.
John F. Kennedy was killed on November 22, 1963. Almost 30 years later, Congress enacted the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992. The Act mandated that all assassination-related material be housed in a single collection in the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).
Abbie Rowe/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum 24 of 40 The sniper's perch on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository Building from which Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly shot President Kennedy, as seen within a few hours of the assassination.
US president John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963.VIDEOGRAPHIC.
John F. Kennedy did not gain popularity from the elite, with many of his ideals,values, and 'Anti-Business' statements. Some of his words, worthy of rememberance.
The National Archives is releasing documents previously withheld in accordance with the JFK Assassination Records Collection Act. The vast majority of the Collection (88%) has been open in full and released to the public since the late 1990s.
On June 5, 1968, presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy was mortally wounded shortly after midnight at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Earlier that evening, the 42-year-old junior senator from New York was declared the winner in the South Dakota and California presidential primaries in...