History MysteryHave a history teacher explain this( If they can…)
Abraham Lincoln was elected toCongress in 1846.John F. Kennedy was elected toCongress in 1946.Abraham Lincoln was electedPresident in 1860.John F. Kennedy was electedPresident in 1960.Both were particularly concerned withcivil rights.Both wives lost their children whileliving in the White House.Both Presidents were shot on aFriday.Both Presidents were shot in theheadNow it gets really weird.
Lincoln s secretary was namedKennedy.Kennedys Secretary was namedLincoln .Both were assassinated bySoutherners.Both were succeeded by Southernersnamed Johnson.An drew Johnson, who succeededLincoln , was born in 1808.Lyndon Johnson, who succeededKennedy, was born in 1908.
John Wilkes Booth, who assassinatedLincoln, was born in 1839.Lee Harvey Oswald, who assassinatedKennedy, was bornin 1939.Both assassins were known by theirthree names.Both names are composed of fifteenletters.Now hang on to your seat.Lincoln was shot at the theater namedFord.Kennedy was shot in a car called Lincoln made by Ford.
Lincoln was shot in a theater and hisassassin ran and hid in a warehouse.Kennedy was shot from a warehouseand his assassin ran and hid in atheater.Booth and Oswald were assassinatedbefore their trials.And heres the kicker...A week before Lincoln was shot, he wasin Monroe , MarylandA week before Kennedy was shot, hewas with Marilyn Monroe.