John F. Kennedy Assassination

What went down at the JFK assassination


November 22,1963, President John F. Kennedy went to Dallas, Texas for a presidential campaign. He was riding in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza in Downtown Dallas. When he was shot by Lee Harvey Oswald two times and killed when a bullet struck him in the head. JFK went to Parkland Memorial hospital.

Interesting facts

1.)There was a second gun man in the JFK assassination. (

2.)Lee Harvey Oswald also purchased a revolver. (

3.)Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested in a Texas movie theater, less than 90 minutes after Kennedy shooting. (

4.)Oswald wasn't arrested for killing Kennedy, he was actually arrested for fatally shooting a police officer. 45 minutes after killing Kennedy. (

5.)2 other people were shot but wounded, Governor Comally, James Tague. (


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