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Coincidence USA.

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Abraham Lincoln was elected to congress in 1846.
John F Kennedy was elected to congress in 1946.
Lincoln was elected president in 1860.
John F Kennedy was elected president in 1960.
Both were civil rights presidents.
Both of there wives lost babys while living at the White House.
Both Lincoln and Kennedy were shot on a Friday.
Both were shot in the head.

Now it gets more strange...
Lincolns secretary was called Kennedy.
Kennedys secretary was called Lincoln.
Both were shot by southerners.
Both were suceeded by southerners named Johnson.
Andrew Johnson who suceeded Lincoln was born in 1808.
Lyndon Johnson who suceeded Kennedy was born in 1908.
John Wilkes Booth who shot Lincoln was born in 1839
Lee Harvey Oswald who shot Kennedy was born in 1939.
Both assasins had three names.
Both of there names are composed of fifteen letters.
Lincoln was shot at a theatre named Ford.
Kennedy was shot in a Ford.
Lincoln was shot while in a theatre.
His assasin hid in a warehouse.
Kennedy was shot from a warehouse.
His assasin was found hiding in a theatre.
Both Booth and Oswald were killed before there trials.

Finally...
A week before Lincoln was shot he was in the town of Monroe Maryland.
A week before Kennedy was shot he was with Marilyn Monroe.

Some funny little coincidences there!
 

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