On the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination, NBC News takes a look back at the popular president, the pivotal events that took place during his time in office and the aftermath of his death.
It was a moment in time that few will ever forget: Nov. 22, 1963, the day President John F. Kennedy was shot and killed while riding in a motorcade in Dallas, Texas. This month marks the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination.
To commemorate that tragic day, museums and libraries across the country are honoring the former president’s life and legacy. (Source: NBC)