The President: Dallas - Arrival of President Kennedy and the First Lady at Love Field, November
22, 1963. The presidential motorcade then leaves for a 45-minute trip
downtown where the President is scheduled to speak to a meeting of the
Citizens Council. The President and First Lady ride in an open-top limousine
accompanied by Texas Governor John B. Connally and his wife. At 12:30
p.m. on Elm Street in downtown Texas the motorcade slowly approaches
a triple underpass. Shots ring out. The President is struck in the back,
then in the head and is mortally wounded. Gov. Connally is also struck.