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Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy had many similarities. Can you name at least 3 of them?

Asked by nargis bhambi, 19 Nov '08 12:15 am
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Lincoln ..was assassinated, a child of his died while in office.. He was shot at the back of his head..(assassinated in 1863)
Kennedy - all of the above ( assasinated in 1963)
Answered by joyoti sen, 19 Nov '08 12:20 am

 
  
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Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946. They became the Presidents of USA in 1860 and 1960 respectively. Both were shot dead. The Secretary of Lincoln was Kennedy while Kennedy's Secretary had Lincoln as his name.
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 19 Nov '08 05:21 pm

 
  
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Braham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846.
John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946.

Abraham Lincoln was elected President in 1860.
John F. Kennedy was elected President in 1960.

The names Lincoln and Kennedy each contain seven letters.
Both were particularly concerned with civil rights.
Both wives lost a son while living in the White House.

Both Presidents were shot on a Friday.
Both were shot behind the head.

Here is an interesting one...
Lincoln's secretary was named Kennedy.
Kennedy's secretary was named Lincoln.

Both were assassinated by Southerners.
Both were succeeded by Southerners.

Both successors were named Johnson.
Andrew Johnson, who succeeded Lincoln, was born in 1808.
Lyndon Johnson, who succeeded Kennedy, was born in 1908.

John Wilkes Booth, who assassinated Lincoln was born in 1839.
Lee Harvey Oswald, who assassinated Kennedy was born in 1939.

Both assassins were known by their three names.
Both names are mad ...more
Answered by Jack Johnson, 19 Nov '08 07:37 am

 
  
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Both were president of USA.....and were assassinated during their presidency.........
Answered by minati vishwakarma, 19 Nov '08 12:21 am

 
  
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Both r concerned wid civil rights....both wives lost their children while living in a white house,............both presidents were shot on friday........i think there r lots of similarites betwen them..
Answered by miss, 19 Nov '08 12:20 am

 
  
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1 . Abraham Lincoln was elected to congress in 1846 , John F Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946 . 2. Abraham Lincoln's secretary's name was Kennedy & Kennedy's Secretary's name was Lincoln . 3. Both were shot dead on Friday ..!!
Answered by rocky robust, 19 Nov '08 12:19 am

 
  
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1.-- President of US.
2.--Democrats.
3.--Both were assassinated while they were president.
Answered by uuuu uuuu, 19 Nov '08 12:19 am

 
  
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Both began the career at an early age.They were both assassinated on the same day, and the men that were caught for the crime were born a century apart from each other and they were both killed before their trials.
Answered by Lucky, 19 Nov '08 12:18 am

 
  
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Lincon: He was elected President in 1860.His wife lost a child while living in the White House, Lincoln was shot in the back of the head in the presence of his wife

same for kenndey but year of presidency was 1946
Answered by ramyata, 19 Nov '08 12:17 am

 
  
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