There were two United States presidents named Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy. You'd be surprised by how similar they were.
Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846.
John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946.
Abraham Lincoln was elected president in 1860.
John F. Kennedy was elected president in 1860.
Lincoln's secretary was named Kennedy.
Kennedy's secretary was named Lincoln.
The names Lincoln and Kennedy both have seven letters.
Both were particularly concerned with civil rights.
Both wives lost children while living in the white house.
Both presidents were shot on a Friday.
Both presidents were shot in the head.
Both were assassinated by southerners.
Both were succeeded by southerners.
Both successors were named Johnson.
Lincoln's successor was born in 1808.
Kennedy's successor was born in 1908.
Lincoln's assassinator was born in 1839.
Kennedy's was born in 1939.
Both assassins were known by three names.
Both names are composed of 15 letters.
It gets better...
Lincoln was shot in a theatre named Kennedy.
Kennedy was shot in a car named Lincoln.
Booth ran from a theatre and was caught in a warehouse.
Oswald ran from a warehouse and was caught in a theatre.
A week before Lincoln's assassination, he was in Monroe, Maryland.
A week before Kennedy's assassination, he was with Marilyn Monroe.
Lincoln and Kennedy