American Experience

RFK Announces King's Death

Clip: Season 30 | 2m 32s

On June 5, 1968, Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy was fatally shot in Los Angeles. Just two months earlier, he delivered the news of Dr. King’s assassination to a crowd in Indianapolis.

Aired: 06/05/18

Rating: NR

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