President John F Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy arrive at Love Field in Dallas, Texas, in this November 22, 1963 handout photo courtesy of the John F Kennedy Presidential Library.

On this date in 1963, President John F. Kennedy is assassinated and Texas Gov. John Connally is seriously wounded during a motorcade in Dallas. Suspect Lee Harvey Oswald is arrested. Lyndon B. Johnson becomes America's 36th president.