#TodayInHistory, June 5, 1968: Sen. Robert Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles.

📸 From LBJ's daily diary, he was alerted at 3:31AM. Within hrs, he would ask @SecretService Director Rowley to protect all pres candidates + their families. https://t.co/Y98uU1a78w pic.twitter.com/fMNL4nHcbS

— LBJ Library (@LBJLibrary) June 5, 2019