John F Kennedy Assassination Essay

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On November 21, 1963, shots rang out. John F. Kennedy, the 35th president, was driving through crowds in Dallas, Texas when he was suddenly shot and killed. The world was in a state of shock. The life of John F. Kennedy was tragically over. The world was stunned.
John was a mischievous boy coming from a big successful family. He was born in Brookline, Massachusetts on May 29th, 1917. John’s mom, Rose Fitzgerald, was a Boston debut. While John’s dad, Joseph Kennedy Sr., was a successful banker and eventually an ambassador to Great Britain. John’s nickname was, “Jack” and he was the second oldest of nine kids. John’s well-known brother, Robert, was a U.S. Attorney General. While John’s sister, Eunice, founded the Special Olympics. John was
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On November 21, 1963, Kennedy gave speeches all around Texas. On the 22nd, while driving through crowds in Dallas, John was shot and seriously wounded a died a short time later. The killer of Kennedy was a 24-year-old man named Lee Harvey Oswald. Oswald fired the shots from an upstairs window on the Texas School Book Depository building and hit the president twice. Minutes later after Oswald shot Kennedy, he tried to escape. An officer, named J.D. Tippit, stopped to question Oswald for being suspicious. Oswald then panicked and shot Tippit and killed him as bystanders witnessed the murder (Goode 16). Bystanders turned Oswald in and he was accused of killing Kennedy. Oswald was then taken into custody. While there, Oswald would not admit to anything, he was very stubborn and turned all the questions into a joke and gave officers no answers. A couple days later while being forced through a crowd, a man named Jack Ruby came up to Oswald in close range and shot him. Oswald died two hours later and left the world with endless questions about the killing of Kennedy. There are many conspiracy theories about Kennedy 's assassination, but the most plausible is that Oswald acted

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