Matt Hefler Presents: On This Day November 22, 1963

On this day (November 22nd) in 1963: Could there ever be any doubt? On this day in 1963, President John F. Kennedy is assassinated by a gunman in Dallas, Texas. The president was riding with his wife Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Texas Governor John Connally, and Connally’s partner Nellie when he was shot by a former U.S. Marine Lee Harvey Oswald. Though Kennedy had not yet announced that he was running for re-election, the trip came as a series of pseudo-electoral visits throughout key states. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the 36th president of the United States. Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in as the 36th president of the United States. There remain questions around the momentous assassination:

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