3-Lincoln failed to win the Vice Presidential nomination in 1856.
7-Lincoln defeated Stephen Douglas who was born in 1813.
8-Kennedy defeated Richard Nixon who was born in 1913.
9-Both first ladies lost children while in the White House.
10-Both Presidents were shot in the head.
11-Lincoln's secretary was named Kennedy.
12-Kennedy's secretary was named Lincoln.
13-Both were assassinated by Southerners.
14-Both were succeeded by Southerners.
15-Both Presidents had Vice Presidents named Johnson.
16-Lincoln's Vice President was called Andrew Johnson who served in the House of Representatives in 1847.
17-Kennedy's Vice President was called Lyndon Johnson who served in the House of Representatives in1947.
|LINCOLN BOX AT THE FORD THEATRE|
|KENNEDY ON HIS FORD LINCOLN CAR|
|LEE HARVEY OSWALD|
|JOHN WILKES BOOTH|
76-Shortly after Kennedy was shot the telephone system went down