On 5 June Senator Robert Kennedy (D-NY) was shot in the Hotel
Ambassador, Los Angeles, after celebrating his presidential primary
victories. Sirhan Bishara Sirhan was convicted of the murder. His
death sentence was commuted to life in prison in 1972.
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Richert, Lucas Paul. "Robert Kennedy shot and killed". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5678, accessed 30 May 2017.]