Presidents Lincoln and Kennedy: Shocking Similarities
|Elected as president in 1860||Elected as president in 1960|
|He was replaced by a man named Johnson||He was replaced by a man named Johnson|
|Andrew Johnson was born in 1808||Lyndon Johnson was born in 1908|
|He was assassinated by a man born in 1839||He was assassinated by a man born in 1939|
|Lincoln's secretary, whose last name was Kennedy, warned him not to go to the theater, where he was assasinated||Kenedy's secretary, whose last name was Lincoln, warned him not to go to Dallas, where he was assasinated|
|A man named Booth shot Lincoln at a theater and ran to a warehouse||A man named Oswald shot Kennedy from a warehouse and ran to a theater|
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