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04/05/1970 Kent State shootings

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The Kent State Shootings, Explained | History

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THE DAY THE '60S DIED | Moments After the Shootings | PBS

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Four Dead in Ohio

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SYND 06/05/1970 KENT STATE UNIVERSITY THE DAY AFTER SHOOTINGS

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The 1970 Kent State massacre

The Kent State shootings were the shootings of unarmed college students by members of the Ohio National Guard at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. Twenty-eight guardsmen fired approximately 67 rounds over a period of 13 seconds, killing four students and wounding nine others, one of whom suffered permanent paralysis.