Clint Hill auto photo signed autograph JFK Jackie John F Kennedy assassination

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  • Sold Date: Jul 21, 2012
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4x6 photo personally autographed by Clint Hill. An awesome item for any collector!

Clinton J. Hill (born 1932) is a former United States Secret Service agent who was in the presidential motorcade during the assassination of John F. Kennedy . After Kennedy was shot, Hill ran from the car immediately behind the presidential limousine and leapt onto the back of it, holding on while the car raced to Parkland Memorial Hospital . This action was documented in the famous Zapruder film . Hill is the last surviving passenger of the presidential limousine which arrived at Parkland.

Hill was born and raised in Washburn , North Dakota . He attended Concordia College in Moorhead , Minnesota where he played football, studied history, and was a 1954 graduate. After college he was assigned to the Denver office of Secret Service in 1958. After John F. Kennedy was elected President of the United States , Hill was assigned to protect the First Lady , Jacqueline Kennedy . Hill became a nationally-known figure upon the assassination of President Kennedy on November 22, 1963.

Hill remained assigned to Mrs. Kennedy and the children until after the 1964 presidential election . He then was assigned to President Lyndon B. Johnson at the White House . In 1967, when Johnson was still in office, he became the Special Agent in Charge (SAIC) of
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