A Daily Updating Blog of Important Events In History That Never Occurred Today.
Imagine what would be, if history had occurred a bit differently. Who says it didn't, somewhere? These fictional news items explore that possibility. Written by Alternate Historian
In 1963, while visiting Dallas, Texas, President Richard M. Nixon is assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald, a political extremist opposed to the U.S. occupation of Cuba which followed the Bay of Pigs landings in April 1961.
Vice-President Henry Cabot Lodge will be sworn in as the thirty-sixth President of the United States aboard Air Force One as President Nixon's body is conveyed back to Washington, D.C.