Which happened in the wake of president kennedy’s assassination? -the apollo program was created in kennedy’s honor. -congress finally gave its approval for the peace corps. -jack ruby killed the accused assassin two days later. -thurgood marshall led an investigation into the shooting.
Jack Ruby killed the accused assasin two days later
Jack Ruby killed the accused assassin two days later of President Kennedy’s assassination.
On November 22, President Kennedy was fatally shot by Lee Harvey Oswald.
The alleged assassin, Oswald, was brought to the basement of the Dallas police headquarters on November 24 and at 12:20 p.m is shot to death by Jack Ruby, a Dallas nightclub owner. He emerged from the crowd and fatally wounded Oswald with a single shot from a concealed.
in 1862, president lincoln's emancipation proclamation opened the door for african americans to enlist in the union army. although many had wanted to join the war effort earlier, they were prohibited from enlisting by a federal law dating back to 1792.