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An assassination attempt on Vice President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner of Argentina on Thursday night failed as a man pointed a pistol at her head and tried to pull the trigger, but the gun did not go off, according to video footage and a statement from Argentina's president.
Jack Nicas and Natalie Alcoba, New York Times
John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, was assassinated while traveling through downtown Dallas, Texas, on Nov. 22, 1963.
On Nov. 22, 1963, John F. Kennedy, our 35th president, was assassinated.
Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed in Memphis, Tenn., on this date in 1968.
On April 4,1968, Dr. King was shot and killed as he stood on the second floor balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN. The "apostle of nonviolence" had gone to Memphis in support of a sanitation workers' strike.
The 40-year-old former member of the Beatles was shot and killed by obsessed fan Mark David Chapman on Dec. 8, 1980.