From JFK to President Obama's election: Top 10 'where were you when' moments

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In honor of the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination, theGrio put together a list of the top moments in recent history that will never be forgotten.

Those who were present during Kennedy’s assassination can often recall where they were and what they were doing when the tragic news was announced — and just like in that case, there are several other unforgettable moments in history that hold the same prominence in our collective memory.

Click through the slideshow above and let us know in the comments which events you recall vividly.