Around noon on November 22, 1963, President John F. Kennedy met his untimely end in a tragic assassination while traveling in a motorcade through Dealey Plaza in downtown Dallas, Texas.
In the autumn of 1963, President Kennedy and his political advisors were gearing up for the upcoming presidential campaign. Despite not formally declaring his candidacy, it was evident that he intended to run, displaying confidence in his chances for re-election.
In September, the president embarked on a tour of nine states within a week, shedding light on natural resources and conservation efforts while testing potential themes for his 1964. . .