The car President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in was cleaned and upgraded to include a permanent bulletproof roof and then put into service as the presidential limo for Presidents Johnson, Nixon, Ford and Carter before being retired in 1977. – WTF Fun Facts
The White House Correspondent’s Dinner was for men only until 1962, when JFK refused to attend unless women did. – WTF Fun Facts
Despite the assassinations of three US Presidents, (Abraham Lincoln, James Garfield, and William McKinley) killing or attempting to harm a President wasn’t a federal crime until 1965, two years after JFK’s death. – WTF Fun Facts
Recently, a British Airways Boeing 747 set a new sub-sonic record for a flight between New York’s JFK and London’s Heathrow airports. The jumbo jet maxed out at 825 mph while riding a 200 mph jet stream tailwind to arrive in 4 hours and 56 minutes. – WTF Fun Facts
John F. Kennedy’s brain was removed during his autopsy and subsequently stored in the National Archives, but it has been missing since 1966.
President John F. Kennedy was wearing a corset, which helped relieve some of his back pain, when he was shot. Experts say it may also have prevented him from ducking the fatal shot.
Martin Luther King Jr. predicted his assassination – WTF fun fact
The CIA will release assassination records – WTF fun fact
Rose Kennedy – WTF fun fact