'CBS Sunday Morning' Explores the Life and Legacy of President John. F. Kennedy on November 17

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November 14th, 2013

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“CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD” EXPLORES THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF PRESIDENT JOHN F. KENNEDY IN A SPECIAL EDITION TO BE BROADCAST NOV. 17, 2013

 

To mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH CHARLES OSGOOD will broadcast “John Fitzgerald Kennedy,” a special edition focusing on his life and legacy, Nov. 17, 2013 (9:00 AM, ET) on the CBS Television Network.

The special broadcast, to be anchored by Charles Osgood from New York, will feature a wide range of reports on Kennedy’s life and times.

Rita Braver will look back on the man who was JFK, how he rose to prominence, and what his presidency meant to the country.

Susan Spencer will explore the life of First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, her marriage to JFK, and how she helped the nation heal after her—and our—loss.

Martha Teichner will report on the mystique behind the “Camelot” era, as the Kennedy presidency came to be known.

Mo Rocca will look at the city of Dallas, and how it’s changed in the years following the President’s death.

Also among a variety of stories in the broadcast, Tracy Smith will report on the never-ending conspiracy theories surrounding the assassination; Lee Cowan examines the story behind the creation of the eternal flame that burns at Kennedy’s grave site in the Arlington National Cemetery; and Michelle Miller will report on the President’s invaluable trove of personal letters.

CBS SUNDAY MORNING is broadcast Sundays (9:00-10:30 AM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. Rand Morrison is the executive producer.

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