(WWBT) - On this day in history, Nov. 22nd, 1963 President John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
The 35th president was shot at 12:30 p.m. in Dallas, Texas while riding in a presidential motorcade through Dealey Plaza. Kennedy was riding with his wife, Jacqueline as well as Texas Governor John Connally and his wife Nellie.
He was shot by former U.S. Marine Lee Harvey Oswald.
To hear clips of news coverage from that day and to learn about Kennedy’s home here in Virginia, listen to Episode 1 of Season 2 of NBC12′s “How We Got Here” podcast:
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