Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 801 results for "john wilkes"

Historian: John Wilkes Booth Not A Deranged Lone Madman

Historian: John Wilkes Booth Not A Deranged Lone Madman

John Wilkes Booth was the son of prominent, wealthy actors. He, too, became an actor and was so popular, he was one of the first to have his clothes ripped off by fans. Hulton Archive/Getty hide caption i toggle caption Hulton Archive/Getty ... NPR, 4 days ago
O's odd absence New York Post, 4 days ago
Leave 'em Laughing, 3 days ago

256 images for john wilkes

NPR, 1 day ago
The Empire, 2 days ago
WUWM, 1 day ago, 6 days ago
Quincy Herald-Whig, 6 days ago
Lakeshore Public Media, 2 days ago
Hyperallergic, 3 days ago
Capital Bay, 1 day ago
Finland Times, 1 day ago
Quincy Herald-Whig, 6 days ago
Slate Magazine

Lincoln Died 150 Years Ago Today and If He Were Still Alive He Wouldn't Have Been a Republican

, President Abraham Lincoln was shot by John Wilkes Booth while attending a play at Ford's Theater in Washington, DC. Lincoln died the following morning, just six days after General Robert E. Lee had surrendered and the Civil War, which lasted four ...
 Mother Jones4 days ago Lincoln Remains Ever-Present 150 Years After Death  NBCNews.com4 days ago Where Did John Wilkes BoothRun After He Shot Lincoln?  Slate Magazine4 days ago Revisiting The Night Abraham Lincoln Was Shot 150 Years Ago  NPR4 days ago
MSN Canada

5 tributes to Abraham Lincoln from literary greats

, President Abraham Lincoln died after being shot by John Wilkes Booth the evening before. A century and a half after his death, Lincoln's legacy includes a huge and still-growing body of literature about his life and death. As a central figure in ...
 Christian Science Monitor3 days ago Retracing John Wilkes Booth's escape route  Washington Post4 days ago Abraham Lincoln Assassination: 10 Facts About John Wilkes Booth Shooting The President On 150th Anniversary  Austin American Statesman4 days ago The afterlife of Abraham Lincoln  MSN Canada4 days ago
Stars and Stripes

The enduring images of Abraham Lincoln

When John Wilkes Booth crept into the presidential box at Ford's Theater and shot Abraham Lincoln on 14 April 1865, he had no trouble recognising the man he had come to kill. That was thanks to photography - a technology that was then still in its ...
 BBC4 days ago Fort Sumter events mark end of Civil War where it began  Stars and Stripes4 days ago Why It Makes Sense to Pair Lincoln and Mandela  Time3 days ago House Where Lincoln Died  C-SPAN3 days ago

The Undying Conspiracy of John Wilkes Booth's Body

A few have maintained that Lincoln's assassin escaped capture and lived in exile in Texas Twelve days after John Wilkes Booth assassinated Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865, he was fatally shot by an army sergeant as the barn he was hiding in ...
 Time3 days ago

John Wilkes Booth: history's most charming assassin?

Fortune's Fool, the first-ever biography of John Wilkes Booth, portrays Lincoln's assassin as charismatic, talented, and overcome with hatred and rage. 'Fanaticism overwhelmed all of his good instincts,' says John Wilkes Booth biographer Terry ...
 Christian Science Monitor5 days ago

Lincoln's assassination was planned at this D.C. karaoke spot

Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons. It was 150 years ago that John Wilkes Booth shot and killed President Abraham Lincoln in Washington, D.C.'s Ford's Theatre. The conspiracy to assassinate the president was planned in a building that stands in D.C.'s ...
 PBS4 days ago

U.S. President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated this day 150 years ago by John Wilkes Booth in the presidential box at Ford's Theatre.

Candlelight vigil commemorates death of Lincoln 150 years ago Apr. 15. /UPI/ -- Copyright 2015 United Press International, Inc. (UPI). Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited ...
 TickerTech.com3 days ago Candlelight vigil commemorates death of Lincoln 150 years ago  UPI3 days ago
Yahoo! News

The forgotten man who almost became president after Lincoln

, President Abraham Lincoln died from his assassin's wounds. But if John Wilkes Booth's plot were entirely successful, a little-known senator may have been thrust into the White House. View photo . Booth's full plot included killing Lincoln, ...
 Yahoo! News3 days ago

"Fortune's Fool: The Life of John Wilkes Booth," Reading/Book Signing

at 7 p.m. Venue: Carter Presidential Library & Museum Theater 441 Freedom Pkwy Atlanta, GA, 30307 In "Fortune's Fool," Terry Alford provides the first comprehensive look at the life of an enigmatic figure whose life has been overshadowed by ...
 Global Atlanta1 week ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less