At precisely 1pm on November 22, 1963, the 35th president of the United States was pronounced dead at Parkland Hospital Trauma Room 1 in Dallas, Texas.
- Lloyd Cox
- The Conversation
John F Kennedy’s personal physician stated the cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head. This was officially announced to a stunned public half an hour later.
- What happened?
While the events of that day have been the subject of numerous conspiracy theories, the basic facts are now widely accepted.
The president’s motorcade was making its..