Today marks 48th anniversary of JFK's assassination
POSTED: Tuesday, November 22, 2011 - 5:48pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, November 22, 2011 - 9:36pm
NBC NEWS — 48 years ago today, gunfire in Dallas, Texas, killed President John F. Kennedy.
In 1963, a gunman assassinated President Kennedy while he was riding in a presidential motorcade.
A bullet also seriously wounded Texas Governor John Connally, who was also in the convertible.
First Lady Jackie Kennedy and Governor Connally's wife were not hit.
Kennedy, who was 46, was pronounced dead 30 minutes later. Within hours, police arrested Lee Harvey Oswald for the murder.