JFK Assassination 50 Years Later: Guide To TV Specials Honoring President Kennedy

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This Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas. For those who lived through it, many can still pinpoint exactly where they were when they heard that the president was shot and killed.

Throughout November, several networks have been paying tribute to the 35th president of the United States with TV specials about JFK’s life, legacy and shocking death.

Below, we’ve spotlighted a few of those specials honoring and remembering JFK in the days leading up to the 50th anniversary of his death (via Hollywood Reporter)

Monday, November 18th

My Days in Dallas: A Remembrance with Dan Rather; AXS TV, Monday, Nov. 18 at 8 p.m. ET/PT

Tuesday, November 19th

Frontline: “Who Was Lee Harvey Oswald?” PBS, Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 10 p.m. ET/PT

Thursday, November 21st

MacNeil and Lehrer Reflect on the JFK Assassination; PBS, Thursday, Nov. 21

Good Morning America; ABC, Thursday, Nov. 21 at 7 a.m. ET/PT

JFK: The Lost Tapes; Discovery Channel, Thursday, Nov. 21 at 7 p.m. ET/PT

TCM Commemorates the JFK Assassination 50th Anniversary; Turner Classic Movies, Thursday Nov. 21 at 8 p.m. ET/PT

Friday, November 22nd

JFK Assassination: The Definitive Guide; History, Friday, Nov. 22 at 8 pm ET/PT

Tom Brokaw Special: Where Were You? NBC, Friday, Nov. 22 at 9 p.m. ET/PT

JFK: In His Own Words; HBO, Friday, Nov. 22 at 9 p.m. ET/PT

Lee Harvey Oswald: 48 Hours to Live; History, Friday, Nov. 22 at 10 p.m. ET/PT

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