And further tragedy struck later that same year, in an incident which shook the world to its core. Indeed, in November 1963 the President and First Lady were riding in Dallas in a motorcade when the former was shot. He was pronounced dead shortly after arriving at the city’s Parkland Hospital.
Jackie largely retreated from the spotlight following JFK’s assassination, although she still continued to make headlines for her personal life. She enjoyed a close relationship with her late husband’s brother Robert, which some believe turned into a romantic one. And in 1968 she married for a second time to Aristotle Onassis, a shipping tycoon from Greece.