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Who Shot President Kennedy
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Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974

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On the 25th anniversary of the assassination of Pres. Kennedy, using previously unavailable technology, NOVA probes the available evidence surrounding the 1963 assassination of John F. Kennedy. Hosted by veteran newsman Walter Cronkite.



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