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JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

 

Former Dallas Detective Talks About Oswald's Shooting

Former Dallas Detective Talks About Oswald's Shooting

Former Dallas Police Detective Jim Leavelle talks about the shooting of Lee Harvey Oswald and his place in history thanks to a famous photograph.

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013 at 05:40 PM CST

Solemn Events in Dallas, Boston to Mark JFK's Assassination

Solemn Events in Dallas, Boston to Mark JFK's Assassination

A solemn ceremony on the 50th anniversary of JFK's death is designed to avoid distractions will include brief remarks by the mayor and the tolling of church bells.

 

Sixth Floor Museum Curator Visits NBC 5 Archives

Sixth Floor Museum Curator Visits NBC 5 Archives

Gary Mack, former NBC 5 employee and current curator of the Sixth Floor Museum, takes you through the basemen archives of NBC 5 which until recently housed all our original film from the assassination of...

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013 at 12:22 PM CST

Dealey Plaza Busy in Advance of JFK Anniversary

Dealey Plaza Busy in Advance of JFK Anniversary

Dealey Plaza has been crowded with more visitors than usual this week in advance of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

 

Solemn Ceremony to Mark JFK Anniversary

Solemn Ceremony to Mark JFK Anniversary

Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas on Nov. 22, 1963, thousands will mark the day with a solemn ceremony in Dealey Plaza, through which the president's motorcade passed...

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013 at 11:56 AM CST

Kennedy Served as a Symbol of Hope in 1963

Kennedy Served as a Symbol of Hope in 1963

President John F. Kennedy was a symbol of hope for many black people, especially after giving a nationally-televised speech on civil rights during the summer of 1963.

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 02:37 AM CST

Kennedy Photographer's Sister Shares Mementos

Kennedy Photographer's Sister Shares Mementos

There were a lot of firsts within the presidency of John F. Kennedy, but one of the lesser-known first was that JFK was the first to have an official cinematographer.

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013 at 08:20 AM CST

AP Writer Recalls Serving as Oswald Pallbearer

AP Writer Recalls Serving as Oswald Pallbearer

On a gloomy November afternoon, I helped carry the inexpensive wooden casket of Lee Harvey Oswald to a grave on a slight rise dotted with dying grass.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 06:42 PM CST

Surgeon Remembers Final Moments of JFK's Life

Surgeon Remembers Final Moments of JFK's Life

Dr. Robert McClelland recalls the last moments of President John F. Kennedy's life.

 

Dallas Prepares to Remember JFK Assassination

Dallas Prepares to Remember JFK Assassination

The City of Dallas is preparing for a somber rememberance of 50 years since President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dealey Plaza.

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.

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