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Retrospective report on J.F. Kennedy anniversary

Title
Retrospective report on J.F. Kennedy anniversary
Genre
News report; Speech; Special
TX Date
Nov 1983
Year of production
1983
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Duration
00:05:16
Description
As preparations are made for memorial services across America to mark the twentieth anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination on 22/11/63, this retrospective report looks at his term in office and Jack Ruby’s later gunning down of his killer Lee Harvey Oswald. Includes archive extracts of Kennedy’s inaugural oath of office, and actuality of his assassination and of the Lee Harvey Oswald murder. Concludes with electronic music. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
John F. Kennedy
Keywords
USA; Deaths; Death; Homicide; Presidents; John F. Kennedy; Commemorative events; Anniversaries; Lee Harvey Oswald; Jack Ruby

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