John f kennedy was the first elected youngest president of united state who assassinated in 1963 he was the commander of motor torpedo boat pt-109 during the second world war by the inspiration of his father, he came into politics and became president in 1961 as the first catholic. Fun facts about john f kennedy he was the first president who was a boy scout he was the youngest ever to be elected president (teddy roosevelt was the youngest president, but he came into office due to the death of president mckinley. John fitzgerald kennedy jr (november 25, 1960 - july 16, 1999), often referred to as jfk jr or john john, was an american lawyer, journalist, and magazine publisherhe was a son of president john f kennedy and first lady jacqueline kennedy, and a younger brother of former ambassador to japan caroline kennedy.
John fitzgerald kennedy was born on may 29, 1917 in brookline, massachusetts, to rose kennedy (née rose elizabeth fitzgerald) and joseph p kennedyjohn was named after his maternal grandfather, john honeyfitz fitzgerald, the mayor of boston. Kennedy brothers (from left to right) robert f kennedy, ted kennedy, and john f kennedy at the white house, 1963 john f kennedy presidential library and museum, boston on november 22, 1963, the president was assassinated in dallas , texas.
The biography of the famous irish american president jfk holds many interesting facts from his childhood, before, during and after the presidency and at various other points throughout his life. The first president born in the 20th century, john f kennedy was born on may 29, 1917 he grew up in a wealthy family he was sickly as a child and continued to have health problems the rest of his life he attended private schools including choate and harvard (1936-40), where he majored in political science. December 20, 1999 life portrait of bill clinton in the forty-first in a series on american presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of bill clinton.
Known for: first lady 1960 - 1963 (married to john f kennedy) celebrity after his death and often the subject of tabloid articles, especially during her marriage to aristotle onassis wife of the 35th president of the united states, john f (jack) kennedy during his presidency, jackie kennedy. Kennedy, mortal shooting of john f kennedy, the 35th president of the united states, as he rode in a motorcade in dallas, texas, on november 22, 1963 his accused killer was lee harvey oswald, a former us marine who had embraced marxism and defected for a time to the in the fall of 1941. John f kennedy was born into a rich, politically connected boston family of irish-catholics he and his eight siblings enjoyed a privileged childhood of elite private schools, sailboats, servants, and summer homes.
John f kennedy, the 35th us president, negotiated the nuclear test-ban treaty and initiated the alliance for progress learn more about jfk's life and presidency, view photos and videos, only. John f kennedy was the thirty-fifth president of the united states he was the first president to reach for the moon, through the nation's space programs he also was the first president since theodore roosevelt (1858-1919) with whom youth could identify. John fitzgerald kennedy (may 29, 1917 - november 22, 1963), commonly referred to by his initials jfk, was an american politician who served as the 35th president of the united states from january 1961 until his assassination in november 1963. Fifty years ago friday, lee harvey oswald assassinated president john f kennedy the assassination was a tragedy -- and it turned the target into something of a secular political saint.
John f kennedy's early life born on may 29, 1917, in brookline, massachusetts , john f kennedy (known as jack) was the second of nine children his parents, joseph and rose kennedy, were members of two of boston's most prominent irish catholic political families. John f kennedy's famous new frontier speech in which he offers a nascent version of the indelible ask not line of his inaugural address bookmark president john f kennedy, on the edge of the new frontier, wonders what the next four years will bring. John f kennedy will long be remembered for challenging the american people: to put a man on the moon, to put aside racial prejudices, to join a volunteer corps to help undeveloped countries.