Assassination Report

Malcom X

His name is Malcom X.

He was killed on Feb. 21, 1965 in New York.

Thomas Hagan was a former member of Nation of Islam. Thomas and the people with him got a 20 year sentence for killing X. He was with 2 other people named Butler and Johnson. Hagan requested for parole and got denied 16 times. In 2010 Hagan finally got parole.

Lived in Sunset Park, Brooklyn

Was killed in New York on Feb. 21, 1965. He was shot multiple times.

It affected history because of Racism and the Cilvil Rights movement.

The assassin was Thomas Hagan

Thomas now regrets what he did since he had 44 years in prison to think about it.

One person distracted X bodyguard while Thomas went up with a shotgun and shot him in the chest. Then two of the people pulled out handguns and shot X multiple times.

He was in a conspiracy called Nation of Islam.

Thomas Hagan mug shot.

Thomas Hagan going to hospital

Malcom X giving speech.

"Malcolm X Assassination(movie Version)." YouTube. YouTube, n.d. Web. 11 Dec. 2014.

"Malcolm X." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 12 Nov. 2014. Web. 11 Dec. 2014.

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