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 Posted: Thu Mar 13th, 2008 07:30 pm
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Dixie Girl
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Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846
John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946

Abraham Lincoln was elected President in 1860
John F. Kennedy was elected President in 1960

Both were particularly concerned with civil rights
Both wives lost their children while living in the White House

Both Presidents were shot on Friday
Both Presidents were shot in the head

Both were assinated by Southerners
Both were succeeded by Southerners named Johnson

Lincoln's secretary was named Kennedy
Kennedy's secretary was named Lincoln

Andrew Johnson who succeeded Lincoln was born in 1808
Lyndon B. Johnson who succeeded Kennedy was born in 1908

John Wilkes Booth who assassinated Lincoln was born in 1839
Lee Harvey Oswald who assinated Kennedy was born in 1939

Both assassins were known by their three names
Both names were composed of 15 letters

Lincoln was shot in a theatre named Ford
Kennedy was shot in a car called Lincoln made by Ford

Lincoln was shot in a theatre and his assassin ran to a warehouse
Kennedy was shot from a warehouse and his assassin ran to a theatre

Booth and Oswald were assassinated before their trials

A week before Lincoln was assassinated he was in Monroe, Maryland
A week before Kennedy was assassinated he was with Maryland Monroe

thats stange huh? just thought yall might enjoy that bit of info

also it was 98 years between Lincoln and Kennedys deaths.

War Means Fighting And Fighting Means Killing - N. B. Forrest When war does come, my advice is to draw the sword and throw away the scabbard." Stonewall Jackson
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