Tag Archives: Robert F. Kennedy

Shapell Manuscript Foundation Note Expresses Reagan’s Sadness at Kennedy Assassination

June 5, 1968 was a sad day in American history. After giving his victory speech upon winning the Democratic primary in California, Robert F Kennedy took a short cut through the kitchen of the famed Ambassador Hotel. Waiting for him was Arab assassin Sirhan Sirhan, present to express his hatred of the United States in general, and Kennedy in particular.… (more…)