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Presidential Turkey Pardoning Through the Years
Nov 20, 2018
Published Nov 23, 2016 at 10:03 AM | Updated at 9:48 AM EST on Nov 20, 2018
Since JFK first "pardoned" a turkey on Nov. 19, 1963, U.S. presidents have kept up the annual White House tradition, granting last-minute reprieves for 1 or 2 lucky birds before Thanksgiving.
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