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Robert Kennedy - Fatally Shot at the Ambassador Hotel

Robert Kennedy - Fatally Shot at the Ambassador Hotel American History Famous Historical Events Famous People The Kennedys

While campaigning for the Presidential nomination, in June of 1968, Senator Robert F. Kennedy was fatally shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.

RFK had just won the California primary, had just addressed the gathered crowds (at the hotel), and was in the process of leaving when he was shot.

This image depicts Senator Kennedy soon after the fatal shooting.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

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