Motorcade in Dallas

Motorcade in Dallas American History Disasters Government Social Studies The Kennedys American Presidents

Moments before the shooting, Nellie Connally (who was riding in the car with her husband, Texas governor John Connally) told JFK:  "You can’t say Dallas doesn’t love you, Mr. President.” 

Responding, the President reportedly said:  "That's very obvious." 

Seconds later, shots rang out. 


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