Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 25 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|Whose trial became a circus with him ranting (his attorney argued he was insane, but the jury found him guilty)?||Presidential Assassinations
Oswald. Just a couple days later.
|Who was described as being fair haired, slender, with a somewhat vacant expression and suffered a breakdown prior to the assassination?||Presidential Assassinations
Oswald. Tippit was a police officer. The assumption is he was trying to arrest Oswald after he heard about the shooting and a description of the wanted man.
Garfield. He used the device to try to locate the bullet in Garfield's back. However, Garfield probably died from the infection resulting from the doctors sticking their fingers in the wound without gloves or washing.
|Who shouted, 'I am a Stalwart,' after assassinating the president and had a cab waiting to take him to jail?||Presidential Assassinations
Kennedy. The floor of the Texas School Book Depository where the shots were supposedly fired in Dallas.
8. David E. Herold, George Atzerodt, Lewis Paine, and Mary Surratt were hung. Dr. Samuel Mudd (who was undoubtedly innocent), Edward Spangler (theater stage hand), and Lincoln's boyhood friends, Samuel Arnold and Michael O'Laughlin were imprisoned. O'Laughlin died in prison in 1867. President Johnson pardoned Arnold, Mudd, and Spangler in 1869.