President Kennedy Shot in Dallas, TX

In the aftermath of President John F. Kennedy's assassination two policemen on motorcycles pass by, while spectators lay on the ground, three photographers record the scene.

November 22 - Washington, DC - While riding in an open car in a presidential motorcade in Dallas, Texas, President Kennedy, often called the Civil Rights President, was assassinated. Although his Civil Rights bill initially stalled in Congress, President Lyndon B. Johnson used his influence to push it through.