Former mayor of Boston Ray Flynn, left, and former Lt. Gov. Tom O'Neill, right.

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Ray Flynn and Tom O'Neill Recall Learning About JFK's Assassination

November 22, 2013

Two prominent Bostonians shared their memories of the day President John F. Kennedy was shot and killed.


  • Ray Flynn, who served as mayor of Boston from 1984 to 1933 and who was 24 when JFK was killed. 
  • Tom O’Neill, a former Massachusetts lieutenant governor who was 19 at the time of the assassination. 

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