JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

JFK 50: Remembering the Kennedy Assassination

 

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.

 

Reporter Hugh Aynesworth Recalls Assassination

Reporter Hugh Aynesworth Recalls Assassination

Former Dallas Morning News reporter Hugh Aynesworth talks with NBC 5's Brian Curtis about his experiences reporting on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 01:51 PM CST

Jack Ruby Thought He'd Be a Hero: Niece

Jack Ruby Thought He'd Be a Hero: Niece

Jack Ruby grew up in a crowded house in Chicago. In fact, lots of them. Ruby and his eight siblings moved repeatedly, children of an alcoholic father and a mother they remembered as domineering and angry.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 09:08 PM CST

Obama, Clinton Families Pay Tribute to JFK

Obama, Clinton Families Pay Tribute to JFK

President Barack Obama paid tribute to former President John F. Kennedy's legacy, joining former President Bill Clinton to lay a wreath at Kennedy's grave and presenting a freedom medal that Kennedy conceived...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 at 06:20 AM CST

Watch Believed to Time JFK's Death For Sale

Watch Believed to Time JFK's Death For Sale

A wristwatch that is believed to have been used to declare the time of President John F. Kennedy's death is going on the auction block in New York City.

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.