Q: Name some amazing coincidences.


John F. Kennedy/Abraham Lincoln coincidences

Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846. John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946.

Abraham Lincoln was elected President in 1860. John F. Kennedy was elected President in 1960.

The names Lincoln and Kennedy each contain seven letters.

Both presidents were particularly concerned with civil rights.

Both presidents' wives' lost children both while living in the White House, and after living in the White House.

Mrs. Lincoln advised Mr. Lincoln not to go to the theatre and Mrs. Kennedy advised Mr. Kennedy not to go to Dallas.

Both were succeeded by Southerners.

Both successors were named Johnson.

Andrew Johnson, who succeeded Lincoln, was born in 1808. Lyndon Johnson, who succeeded Kennedy, was born in 1908.

Both Johnsons were from towns that were 15 minutes from Johnson City, Tennessee

Both Johnsons faced the next election against men whose names began with "G" (Grant and Goldwater.)

Both successors left the presidency in disgrace without running for reelection.

Abraham Lincoln died in 1865. Andrew Johnson died in 1875.

John F. Kennedy died in 1963; Lyndon Johnson died in 1973.

Both presidents were shot on a Friday.

Both presidents were shot in the head.

Both presidents were shot while seated next to their wife.

Both presidents were assassinated by Southerners.

Both assassins were known by three names, both names contain fifteen letters.

Both Booth and Oswald were assassinated before their trials.

Both assassins initials add up to a total of 35 (L + H + O = 12 + 8 + 15 = 35) (J + W + B = 10 + 23 + 2 = 35)

Booth ran from the theater and was caught in a warehouse. Oswald ran from a warehouse and was caught in a theater.

Lincoln was shot in the Ford theatre and Kennedy was shot in a Ford Lincoln.

Other contentions

Some have contended that Lincoln's secretary was named Kennedy, and Kennedy's secretary was named Lincoln, but this is NOT true. . .

Some have also said that John Wilkes Booth, who assassinated Lincoln, was born in 1839 and Lee Harvey Oswald, who assassinated Kennedy, was born in 1939. However, Booth was actually born in 1838.

The answer to the question, "Who wrote the Bible," is, of course, Shakespeare. The King James Version was published in 1611. Shakespeare was 46 years old then (he turned 47 later in the year). Look up Psalm 46. Count 46 words from the beginning of the Psalm. You will find the word "Shake." Count 46 words from the end of the Psalm. You will find the word "Spear." An obvious coded message. QED.

Of the 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams both died on the fiftieth anniversary of the event, July 4, 1826.

How many inches in the pole-to-pole diameter of the Earth? The answer is almost exactly 500,000,000 inches. Proof that the inch was defined by spacemen.

The speed of light is within 0.1% of 300,000,000 meters/second. The meter and second were defined with respect to the size and rotation rate of the Earth. Proof that the Earth was built by spacemen.

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