The Queen at the Windsor Horse Show. The original head scarf wearer, very English you know!

The Queen at the Windsor Horse Show. The original head scarf wearer, very English you know!

The mystery of the Babushka Lady - Clearly shown in several photographs is a woman with what appears to be a camera of some kind in front of her face, pointing directly at the president’s motorcade when the shots were fired.  She is located close to the street, and had an extremely good vantage point for capturing the events surrounding the shooting.

The mystery of the Babushka Lady - Clearly shown in several photographs is a woman with what appears to be a camera of some kind in front of her face, pointing directly at the president’s motorcade when the shots were fired. She is located close to the street, and had an extremely good vantage point for capturing the events surrounding the shooting.

Babushka lady is on the left, close to the road and wearing a scarf. The Babushka Lady is a nickname for an unknown woman present during the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy who might have photographed the events that occurred in Dallas' Dealey Plaza at the time President John F. Kennedy was shot. Her nickname arose from the headscarf she wore similar to scarves worn by elderly Russian women (бабушка – babushka – literally means "grandmother" or "old woman" in Russian).

Babushka lady is on the left, close to the road and wearing a scarf. The Babushka Lady is a nickname for an unknown woman present during the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy who might have photographed the events that occurred in Dallas' Dealey Plaza at the time President John F. Kennedy was shot. Her nickname arose from the headscarf she wore similar to scarves worn by elderly Russian women (бабушка – babushka – literally means "grandmother" or "old woman" in Russian).

In the hours and days following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, investigators would rely heavily on statements by spectators of the motorcade. Clearly shown in several photographs is a woman with what appears to be a camera of some kind in front of her face. Photographic evidence shows that instead of running away after the shots were fired, as many people did, the Babushka Lady continued filming the procession.  She never came forward.

In the hours and days following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, investigators would rely heavily on statements by spectators of the motorcade. Clearly shown in several photographs is a woman with what appears to be a camera of some kind in front of her face. Photographic evidence shows that instead of running away after the shots were fired, as many people did, the Babushka Lady continued filming the procession. She never came forward.

Babushka Lady was seen holding a camera by eyewitnesses & also seen in accounts of the assassination She was observed standing on the grass between Elm & Main sts.even though the shooting had already happened & surrounding witnesses took cover, she can be seen standing with the camera.After the shooting, she crossed Elm St & joined the crowd on grassy knoll in search of a gunman. Last seen in pics walking east on Elm & neither she nor the film she may have taken have been positively…

Babushka Lady was seen holding a camera by eyewitnesses & also seen in accounts of the assassination She was observed standing on the grass between Elm & Main sts.even though the shooting had already happened & surrounding witnesses took cover, she can be seen standing with the camera.After the shooting, she crossed Elm St & joined the crowd on grassy knoll in search of a gunman. Last seen in pics walking east on Elm & neither she nor the film she may have taken have been positively…

Unexplained mysteries of the JFK assassination - Whatever happened to the mysterious “Babushka Lady,” who was seen in the Zapruder film of the assassination? Zapruder’s film depicts a woman wearing a head scarf who in turn is filming the JFK motorcade at the moment of the assassination. Given that the Babushka Lady is very close to the motorcade, her film would offer invaluable evidence if it could be located today.

Unexplained mysteries of the JFK assassination - Whatever happened to the mysterious “Babushka Lady,” who was seen in the Zapruder film of the assassination? Zapruder’s film depicts a woman wearing a head scarf who in turn is filming the JFK motorcade at the moment of the assassination. Given that the Babushka Lady is very close to the motorcade, her film would offer invaluable evidence if it could be located today.

Oliver says that she obtained a picture of the "Babushka Lady" and had blow-ups done of the feet; Oliver has a particular deformation involving the placement and small size of her little toe.

Oliver says that she obtained a picture of the "Babushka Lady" and had blow-ups done of the feet; Oliver has a particular deformation involving the placement and small size of her little toe.

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