JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 06:25 PM CST

Jack Ruby's Rabbi: He Killed Oswald in a "Fit of Passion"

Jack Ruby's Rabbi: He Killed Oswald in a "Fit of Passion"

Jack Ruby killed Lee Harvey Oswald on an impulse, according to the rabbi who visited him regularly after the shooting. Now retired and living in San Diego, Rabbi Hillel Silverman said he was shocked and stunned...

 

Solemn Ceremony Marks JFK Assassination Anniversary

Solemn Ceremony Marks JFK Assassination Anniversary

50 years after an assassin's bullet took President John F. Kennedy's life, thousands gathered in Dallas' Dealey Plaza to remember.

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 05:30 PM CST

Read, Watch Mayor Rawlings' JFK50 Speech

Read, Watch Mayor Rawlings' JFK50 Speech

Read the speech given by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Friday during the city's observance of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

 

Monica Saldivar Sings National Anthem at JFK 50 Event

Monica Saldivar Sings National Anthem at JFK 50 Event

Monica Saldivar, a 2012 graduate of Dallas' Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts sings the National Anthem at The 50th: Honoring the Memory of President John F. Kennedy event...

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 03:35 PM CST

The Other Man Who Tried to Shoot JFK

The Other Man Who Tried to Shoot JFK

Biuku Gasa was a fisherman in the Solomon Islands who turned spy in the Battle of the Pacific during World War II. He tried to shoot the nation's future president because John F. Kennedy – appearing, from a...

 

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Honors JFK

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings Honors JFK

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings honors President John F. Kennedy at an event marking 50 years to the day of JFK's assassination in Dallas' Dealey Plaza.

 

Bishop Kevin J. Farrell, Delivers the JFK 50 Invocation

Bishop Kevin J. Farrell, Delivers the JFK 50 Invocation

Bishop Kevin J. Farrell, of the Catholic Diocese of Dallas, delivers the Invocation at the event honoring the Memory of President John F. Kennedy. The ceremony was held in Dallas' Dealey Plaza on Nov. 22, 2013.

 

Rev. Zan W. Holmes, Jr. Reads Closing Prayer at JFK Ceremony

Rev. Zan W. Holmes, Jr. Reads Closing Prayer at JFK Ceremony

Closing Prayer, read by Rev. Zan W. Holmes, Jr., pastor emeritus of the St. Luke's Community United Methodist Church. The prayer was read at the 50th anniversary ceremony honoring Memory of President John F....

 

David McCullough Remembers JFK

David McCullough Remembers JFK

Historian David McCullough delivers remarks at The 50th: Honoring the Memory of President John F. Kennedy event held in Dallas' Dealey Plaza on Nov. 22, 2013.

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 06:14 PM CST

Solemn Ceremony Marked JFK Anniversary

Solemn Ceremony Marked JFK Anniversary

A somber nation paused Friday to remember John F. Kennedy 50 years after he was gunned down in an open-top limousine in Dallas.

About JFK 50
Use our JFK 50 iPhone app to explore NBC DFW's rich archive of video covering one of Dallas' most historic days: November 22, 1963, the day of President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Follow the Presidential Motorcade through Dealey Plaza and learn what happened – down to the minute – that fateful day in 1963.

Download the iPhone app.