Strange coincidences in the fates of Lincoln and Kennedy

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 1960.

The surnames Lincoln and Kennedy contain seven letters (Latin).

Both presidents were shot on Friday. Both were shot in the head. Both were killed with one shot.

Lincoln's secretary was named Kennedy. Kennedy's secretary was named Lincoln.

Andrew Johnson, who succeeded Lincoln, was born in 1808. Lyndon Johnson, who succeeded Kennedy, was born in 1908.

John Wilkes Booth, who killed Lincoln, was born in 1839. Lee Harvey Oswald, who killed Kennedy, was born in 1939. Both killers were known by their three names.

Booth fled the theater and was caught in a warehouse. Oswald escaped from the warehouse and was caught in the theater.

JOHN WILKES BOOTH and LEE HARVEY OSWALD - fifteen letters each.

John Booth died on April 26 and was 26 years old, and Harvey Oswald died on November 24 when he was 24 years old.