Arent these wierd freakin facts/similarities!?
*Abe Lincoln and JFK...
-Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846.
John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946
-Lincoln failed to win the Vice Presidential nomination in 1856.
Kennedy failed to win the Vice Presidential nomination in 1956.
-Abraham Lincoln was elected President in 1860.
John F. Kennedy was elected President in 1960.
-Lincoln defeated Stephen Douglas who was born in 1813.
Kennedy defeated Richard Nixon who was born in 1913.
-Both were particularly concerned with civil rights.
Both wives lost children while in the White House.
-Both Presidents were shot on a Friday.
Both Presidents were shot in the head.
-Lincoln's secretary was named Kennedy.
Kennedy's secretary was named Lincoln.
-Both were assassinated by Southerners.
Both were succeeded by Southerners.
-Both Presidents had Vice Presidents named Johnson.
-Lincoln's Vice President was called Andrew Johnson who served in the House of Representatives in 1847.
Kennedy's Vice President was called Lyndon Johnson who served in the House of Representatives in1947.
- Both successors (their Vice Presidents) 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 1838. (not 1839)!
Lee Harvey Oswald, who assassinated Kennedy, was born in 1939.
-Both assassins were known by the three names.
Both names are composed of fifteen letters.
- Lincoln was shot at the theatre called "Ford."
Kennedy was shot in a car named "Lincoln", made by Ford.
-Booth ran from the theater and was caught in a warehouse.
Oswald ran from a warehouse and was caught in a theater.
-Booth and Oswald were assassinated before their trials.
those are really interesting ( yet weird ) facts, its like Lincoln and Kennedy are suppposed to be relatives are something lol
This was in a "Ripley's Believe It Or Not" book once! When I read all of these facts, I was sooo freaked out.
There are over 300 prophecies in the Bible proving that JFK is Lincoln reincarnated.
***Oh ! sorry for the repeats on the part about their successors!
Yup. All of this is weird. I've heard all of these before...
Very very very weird.
But so cool.