Inspired by Jackie Kennedy and against her government's wishes, Elizabeth takes an unconventional approach to resolving an issue in Ghana.
Did You Know?
The depiction of events in this episode gives the impression that the Kennedys' visit to Buckingham Palace occurred only a short time before John F. Kennedy was assassinated. In fact the visit took place in June 1961 (only a few months after Kennedy's inauguration), and he was killed in November 1963--almost two and a half years later. See more
When the Queen receives the news of President Kennedy's assassination on November 22, 1963, she is outdoors in daytime in Scotland. The shooting of the president occurred at 12:30 p.m. Central Time in the United States, and news of the event wasn't broadcast for at least fifteen minutes. Because Scotland is six hours ahead of the Central Time Zone in the U.S., it would have been dark, especially that far north in November. See more