• John F Kennedy United States
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    Across the centuries and across the continents, important figures have played key roles in the upbringing of our beloved America. As a country we have grown through the strengths of many people. John F. Kennedy has made his mark in America's political and social society. On the histories plains of the state of Massachusetts, May 29, 1917 marked an important day in history. The birth of America's 35 th president: John Fitzgerald Kennedy. Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, his mother, would bear four boys ...
  • Kennedy Controversy President Oswald One
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    The Kennedy Controversy November 22, 1963, is a day that will forever live in the minds of those who lived that day, and fascinate younger generations to follow. On this date in history one of America's most prestigious, well-known and respected presidents was shot and killed by an assassin's bullet. This single act sent shock waves that paralyzed the country and other nations. Eyes were turned to the United States as everyone held his or her collective breath wondering what was going to happen ...
  • Biography John F Kennedy
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    May, 29, 1917, in the wooden three-story house in Brookline, Massachusetts, John Fitzgerald Kennedy became the second child in the Kennedy family. Joe Jr. is his two-year older brother. In all, Rose Fitzgerald and Joseph Patrick Kennedy would have nine children, four boys and five girls. Before long, family and friends called the blue-eyed baby, Jack. When Jack was three, the family moved to a twelve-room house just outside of Boston. Joseph Kennedy was running his own stock trading business an...
  • John F Kennedy Life Times
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    John Fitzgerald Kennedy became the 35 th president of the United States in 1961. At the age of forty-three, he was the youngest man ever elected president. He was also the first Roman Catholic ever elected to the oval office. Rich, handsome, charming, elegant, articulate, and from a well known family, Kennedy became a natural recipient of admiration both in the United States and abroad. His assassination in Dallas, Texas on November 23, 1963 resulted in public outrage and widespread mourning thr...
  • Kennedy John Father Joseph
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    The Kennedy family was notorious for wrongdoing but yet many Americans overlooked this and fell in love with the Kennedy family. The great Kennedy legacy began with Joseph Patrick Kennedy Sr. Joseph Kennedy, the father of President John F. Kennedy, was born in Boston on September 6, 1888 to a family of Catholic, Irish immigrants (Encarta. Joseph... ). After completing his studies at Harvard University he began his career as a small businessman, and local politics. He came to be one of the riche...
  • John F Kennedy Children President Presidential
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    John F. Kennedy was destined to be president of the United States. He would rather mold history than let history mold itself. John Kennedy was born in Brookline, MA in 1917. His mother was Irish and his father was a graduate of Harvard University and had entered the business world. After their arrival as immigrants, John's grandparents entered politics. John had attended four different schools before attending Harvard. He first attended Dexter Schooling Brookline where he played football. He wa...
  • The Life Of John F Kennedy
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    The Life of John F. Kennedy John F. Kennedy was born in Brookline Massachusetts on May 29, 1917. He attended Harvard University and graduated in 1940. From 1941-1945 he served in the United States Navy, during World War II. In 1946 he was elected to the United States House of Representatives. Then in 1952 he was elected to the United States Senate. On September 12, 1953 he was married to Jacqueline Lee Bouvier. Then in 1960 he was elected President of the United States. On November 22, 1963 he ...
  • John Fitzgerald Kennedy United States
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    John Fitzgerald Kennedy John F. Kennedy (JFK) was known throughout the world for his heroic deeds. He has helped many Americans many different ways from saving a mans life and keeping him from drowning, to helping African Americans. He had come from a very political family, and knowing that he felt that he had to carry on the tradition of that after his brother Joe had past away. John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born in Brookline, Massachusetts on May 29, 1917, the second oldest in a family of nine c...
  • The Kennedy Conspiracy United States
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    The Kennedy Conspiracy The assassination of President John F. Kennedy has posed, probably the greatest unsolved murder mystery of our time. Most Americans are very suspicious of the explanation that Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone in the murder. The many questions surrounding the number of shots, the firing sequence, the shooter's locations and the number of assassins have puzzled Americans over the last four decades. I believe that on November 22, 1963, John Kennedy was assassinated, as part of a...
  • John F Kennedy United States
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    John Fitzgerald Kennedy Date: April 19, 2001 November 22, 1963, from Dallas, Texas, gunshots rang out in Dealey Plaza around 12: 15 in the afternoon, causing the entire world to stand on edge as the last fatal bullet burst through the young man's head. "The President has been shot" were the cries from the on looking civilians there in Texas that day who witnessed the horrid sight of the President's life being swept away from him! On this day in 1963 one or more assassins shot John F. Kennedy to ...