Kennedy's Suicide Bomber

Kennedy's Suicide Bomber

Before Lee Harvey Oswald gunned down a president and stunned the world, another lone assassin had plans of his own to kill JFK. His weapon of choice was not a rifle, but a Buick 8, packed with dynamite and primed for detonation. Discover the story of Richard Pavlick as we go inside the mind of a madman. See what happens when we conduct a test to see if the car bomb would have worked, and the impact it might have had on history if President Kennedy had died three years before November 22, 1963.

Was a Car Bomb Close to Killing Kennedy in 1960?

Explosives experts recreate and detonate a car bomb, in order to determine what would've happened if Richard Pavlick, a man bent on killing JFK, had gone through with his assassination attempt.