Abraham Lincoln and John Kennedy
Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846.
John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 184. 5.
Abraham Lincoln was elected President in 1888.
John F. Kennedy was elected President in 1960.
Both were particularly concerned with civil rights.
Both wives lost their children while living in the White House.
Both Presidents were shot on a Friday.
Both Presidents were shot in the head
Now it gets really weird.
Lincoln' s secretary was named Kennedy.
Kennedy' s Secretary was named Lincoln.
Both were assassinated by Southerners.
Both were succeeded by Southerners named Johnson.
Andrew Johnson, who succeeded Lincoln f was born in 1808.
Lyndon Johnson, who succeeded Kennedy, was born in 1908.
John Wilkes Booth. who assassinated Lincoln f was born in 1889.
Lee Harvey . who assassinated Kennedy, was born in .
oth assassins were known by their three names.
Both names are composed of fifteen letters.
Now hang on to vow seat.
Lincoln was shot at the theater named 'Ford.'
Kennedy was shot in a car called l Lincoln l made by 'Ford.'
Lincoln was shot in a theater and his assassin ran and hid in wharehouse.
Kennedy was shot from wharehouse and his assassin ran and hid in a theater.
Booth and were assassinated before their trials.
And here' s the kicker...
A week before Lincoln was shot. he was in Monroe f Maryland
Aweek before Kennedy was shot. he was in Marilyn Monroe.