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Remember When MLK And Kennedy Were Assassinated In The Late Seventies? Joe Biden Does

Jeff Katz
August 21, 2019 - 10:37 am

Add another one to the list.

While speaking at a campaign event in Iowa on Tuesday, former vice president Joe Biden mistakenly placed two of the most noteworthy events in the 1960s - the assassinations of MLK and Robert Kennedy which happened weeks apart - in the 1970s.

While trying to point out how times have changed, Biden said, "When Bobby Kennedy and Dr. King had been assassinated in the 70s, the late 70s when I got engaged."