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Old Yesterday, 07:30 PM
 
Location: Parts Unknown, Northern California
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Both assassins were known by their three names.


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While Booth was known by three names, that was intentional. He was named after the English radical politician, John Wilkes, and Booth was intensely proud of the legacy.

Oswald on the other hand had always just been Lee Oswald until his arrest for the murder of President Kennedy. The press decided to go with the three names and it stuck with everyone because they always saw it that way.
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Old Yesterday, 11:55 PM
 
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A big disappointment! You guys just killed my enthusiastic amazement.
LOL, on behalf of The History Forum I apologize for the buzzkill.

You should have posted this in the paranormal forum and there you would have been all sorts of affirmations.
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Old Today, 11:58 PM
 
Location: New Mexico
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I have enough synchronicity in my own life to keep me busy without worrying about Lincoln and Kennedy. It is truly puzzling at times.
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