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50th Anniversary

The display reads: "Mrs. Kennedy, this flag is presented to you in the name of a most mournful nation...please accept it." (Paula Ebben/WBZ)

JFK Library Marks Dark Anniversary By Reflecting On How America Said Goodbye

The museum that bears his name is marking this dark anniversary by reflecting on how America said goodbye to President Kennedy.

11/19/2013

President John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy attend a White House staff Christmas Party December 1962 in Washington DC. (Photo courtesy of Kennedy Library Archives/Newsmakers)

Keller @ Large: Recalling JFK’s Hope And Grim Lesson From Assassination

By Friday, the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy, you will have been submerged in reminiscences of that terrible event. So I’m going to share mine now.

11/18/2013

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO & SARAH MAUSNER 2

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

August 31, 2013 In light of the 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr’s “I Have a Dream” speech, which took place on August 28, 1963 at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington DC, many special […]

WBZ-TV–08/30/2013

Dr. Martin Luther King waves to supporters on the Mall in Washington DC during the 'March on Washington' August 28, 1963. (Photo credit -AFP/Getty Images)

Several Boston Events To Mark 50th Anniversary Of King’s ‘I Have A Dream Speech’

In Boston, Gov. Deval Patrick will lead a bell-ringing at the Old South Meeting House in honor of the 50th anniversary of the speech.

08/28/2013

25th November 1963:  Two people in Lafayette Park, Washington, reading the newspaper reports of President John F Kennedy's assassination.  (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Dallas To Mark 50th Anniversary Of JFK Assassination

The commemoration Nov. 22, 2013, will take place in Dealey Plaza, where Kennedy’s motorcade through downtown Dallas was passing as shots rang out.

11/22/2012

President John F. Kennedy delivers his historic inaugural speech, January 20, 1961. (AP Photo)

Kennedys Mark 50th Anniversary Of JFK Inauguration

Fifty years ago, President John F. Kennedy took the oath of office with his famous request to “ask what you can do for your country.”

01/20/2011