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JFK Commemorative Twitter Account

This Twitter Account Will Bring You Back to the Day JFK Was Shot

Today, the country is marking 50 years since President Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, TX. There are various memorials being held in DC and Dallas — as well as on the Internet. One of the most creative comes from NPR's @Todayin1963 Twitter account, which is "reporting" on JFK's fateful Texas tour in 140 characters or fewer. See a sample of tweets that chronicle the day, as well as iconic video and photos from the JFK Presidential Library, below.

See more photos and tweets from how the fateful day progressed below.

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