On this day of days, 50 years after the fateful motorcade procession through Dallas, the world is remembering John F. Kennedy and the assassination that changed a nation’s consciousness forever, almost overnight.
In recognition of this anniverary, we present an infographic retracing the route the presidential car took, the minute-by-minute timings of events and the characters good and bad that populate the story that unravelled from 12:30pm onwards.
Pop quiz, hotshot: what does the F in JFK stand for? Answer below*.
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