Kennedy was shot at point blank range by
Sirhan B. Sirhan moments after Kennedy
had addressed his presidential campaign
supporters at the Ambassador Hotel in Los
Angeles, June 5, 1968.
Kennedy died early
morning, June 6, at age 42. He had won
the primaries in South Dakota and
California, moving him closer to winning
the Democratic nomination.
The following is a
live broadcast of the assassination as it
happened. The reporter, Andrew West of
KRKD in Los Angeles, interviews Kennedy
as they walk through the hotel's kitchen.
the headphones to hear the report.