Lee Harvey Oswald (1939–1963)

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Alleged assassin of President John F. Kennedy, son of Marguerite Frances Claverie Oswald. He never knew his father, Robert Edward Lee Oswald, who had died 2 months before his birth of a heart attack. Oswald had 1 older full brother and another half-brother (from his mother's first marriage). Young Oswald was placed in a Lutheran orphanage at the ... See full bio »


(age 24) in Dallas, Texas, USA

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5' 9" (1.75 m)


Marina Oswald  (his death)  (2 children)

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In April of 1963, he felt that he needed to make his mark as a political assassin and attempted to kill retired General Edwin A. Walker, a segregationist and an anti-communist. After planning the shooting for months, he took a shot at Walker while he was sitting in his living room. The bullet bounced off the window pane and a frightened Oswald fled into the night. Information of this event was ... See more »

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