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Amsterdam site of visit from RFK

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U.S. Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was expected in Amsterdam on or about June 6, 1968, the day he died. City resident Sam Vomero recalled that a sign announcing the date of the pending visit as June 6 was posted in the window of Kennedy’s local presidential campaign headquarters, the vacant Crown cigar store on East Main Street, a few doors west of Church Street. Assassin Sirhan Sirhan shot Kennedy early on the morning of June ...

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