John F. Kennedy
on November 22, 1963
at the age of 46
in Dallas, Texas.
John F. Kennedy's 1963 assassination was one of the most shocking public events of the 20th century. John Kennedy served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, commanding the patrol boat PT-109 and leading his crew to rescue after the boat was sunk by...
Kennedy's death marked the fourth and latest successful assassination of an
American President. ... Main article: Timeline of the John F. Kennedy
A skeptical look at the welter of nonsense, misinformation, and disinformation
surrounding the murder of JFK. Debunks various myths.
2:04 p.m. -- John F. Kennedy's body leaves Parkland Hospital and is taken to Love Field to be carried to Washington, D.C. on board Air Force One.
2:25 p.m. -- Lee Harvey Oswald is interrogated for more than an hour and a half, taken to a lineup, interrogated for another... More »
Shortly after noon on November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy was
assassinated as he rode in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza in downtown
The course of events surrounding JFK's assassination shocked the nation and
left more questions than answers.
On this day in History, John F. Kennedy assassinated on Nov 22, 1963. Learn
more about what happened today on History.
President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection in the National
Archives, including Warren Commission Report, Assassination Records Review
These candid, informal interviews offer insight into the Kennedy legacy and the
local—and global—impact of his assassination. Oral histories within the timeline