1960 Democratic Convention - by Norman Rockwell - during all the telecasts commemorating the 50th Anniversary of JFKs death that this was one of the last paintings done by Rockwell as he was so disillusioned by Kennedy's death and the state of his America.
Texas surgeon recalls scenes in emergency room on 50th anniversary of JFK's death. Surgeon Dr 'Red' Duke was on duty when President Kennedy was admitted to Parkland Hospital in Dallas. He helped save the life of Governor John Connally, who was shot in the chest. Duke says he knew as soon as he saw President Kennedy that he had sustained a fatal injury. Dr Red Duke rarely speaks about the events of November 22, 1963.
Nation Remembers 50th Anniversary of JFK Death -- Across the nation, Americans are marking the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Flags flew at half staff at the White House and U.S. Capitol and visitors paid respects at Kennedy's Arlington National Cemetery grave. (Nov. 22)