Posted by: Chris Kretz | April 17, 2009

Sirhan Sirhan Convicted of Murdering RFK

Thursday, April 17, 1969

A jury in Los Angeles found Sirhan Sirhan guilty of the murder of New York Senator Robert F. Kennedy. Kennedy was shot on June 5, 1968 in the Ambassador Hotel after winning the California Democratic Primary.

The jury then retired to determine whether Sirhan would face execution or life in prison.

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