Behind the Picture: RFK& Assassination, Los Angeles, 1968
Edward Kennedy waves from rear of funeral train carrying body of his brother Robert, June 1968
Attorney General in his brother's cabinet and later became a senator for New York. In his campaign for his party's presidential nomination he emerged as the champion of the poor and ethnic minorities.
June Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy lies on the floor at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles moments after he was shot in the head. He had just finished his victory speech upon winning the California primary.
Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy - American politician, civil rights activist, U.