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Today (tv program)Barbara WaltersJohn F. Kennedy Assassination (1963)NBC
NBC News' Jack Lescoulie, left, Hugh Downs and Barbara Walters report on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in November 1963. Walters joined "Today" in 1961 as a writer and researcher for the show before becoming the "Today Girl" in 1964. NBC