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Jfkennedy

John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States





TermEdit

35th President of the United States
Democratic
January 20, 1961 - November 22, 1963  (43-46)
Preceded by Dwight D. Eisenhower
Succeeded by Lyndon B. Johnson


DataEdit

Full Name John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Born May 29, 1917
Birthplace Brookline, Massachusetts
Alma Mater Harvard University  (B.A. 1940)
Died November 22, 1963  (46 years)
Deathplace Dallas, Texas


ParentsEdit

Joseph Patrick Kennedy
Born September 6, 1888
Father Patrick Joseph Kennedy  (1858-1929) (71 years)
Mother Mary Augusta Hickey  (1857-1923) (66 years)
Marriage 1914 - 1969  (55 years, died)
Died November 18, 1969  (81 years)


Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald
Born July 22, 1890
Father John Francis Fitzgerald  (1863-1950) (87 years)
Mother Mary Josephine Hannon  (1865-1964) (99 years)
Children 9
Died January 22, 1995  (104 years)


SiblingsEdit

1. Joseph Patrick Kennedy Jr.  (1915-44) (29 years)
2. Rose Marie Kennedy  (1918-2005) (87 years)

3. Kathleen Agnes Kennedy  (1920-48) (28 years)

(married 1944  William Cavendish, Marquess of Huntington  (1917-44) (27 years))

4. Eunice Mary Kennedy  (1921-2009) (88 years)

(married 1953  Sargent Shriver  (1915-2011) (96 years))

5. Patricia Helen Kennedy  (1924-2006) (82 years)

(married 1954  Peter Lawford  (1923-84) (61 years))

6. Robert Francis Kennedy  (1925-68) (43 years)

(married 1950  Ethel Skakel  (1928-) (90 years))

7. Jean Ann Kennedy  (1928-) (90 years)

(married 1956  Stephen Smith  (1926-90) (64 years))

8. Edward Moore Kennedy  (1932-2009) (77 years)

(married 1958  Joan Bennett  (1936-) (82 years))

(married 1992  Victoria Reggie  (1954-) (64 years))


MarriagesEdit

1. Jacqueline Lee Bouvier
Born July 28, 1929
Father John Vernou Bouvier III  (1891-1957) (66 years)
Mother Janet Norton Lee  (1907-89) (82 years)
First Marriage September 12, 1953 - November 22, 1963  (10 years, died)
Second Husband Aristotle Socrates Onassis  (1906-75) (69 years)
Second Marriage October 20, 1968 - March 15, 1975  (6 years, widowed)
Died May 19, 1994  (64 years)


ChildrenEdit

1. Arabella Kennedy
Born August 23, 1956
Died August 23, 1956  (1 day)


2. Caroline Bouvier Kennedy
Born November 27, 1957  (61 years)
Husband Edwin Arthur Schlossberg  (1945-) (73 years)
Marriage July 19, 1986 - Present  (32 years)
Children Rose, Tatiana, John


3. John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr.
Born November 25, 1960
Wife Carolyn Jeanne Bessette  (1966-99) (33 years)
Marriage September 21, 1996 - July 16, 1999  (2 years, died)
Died July 16, 1999  (38 years)


4. Patrick Bouvier Kennedy
Born August 7, 1963
Died August 9, 1963  (2 days)


OccupationEdit

U.S. Senator from Massachusetts  (1953-60)

U.S. Representative from Massachusetts's 11th District  (1947-53)


Military ServiceEdit

Lieutenant in the United States Navy  (1941-45)


Presidential Election of 1960Edit

1. John F. Kennedy
Birth/Death 1917 - 1963  (46 years)
State Massachusetts
Occupation U.S. Senator from Massachusetts  (1953-60)
Political Party Democratic
Vice President

Lyndon B. Johnson  (1908-73) (TX)

U.S. Senator from Texas  (1949-61)

Popular Vote 34, 220, 984  (49.72%)
Electoral Vote 303  (23 states)


2. Richard Nixon
Birth/Death 1913 - 1994  (81 years)
State California
Occupation Incumbent Vice President of the United States  (1953-61)
Political Party Republican
Vice President

Henry Cabot Lodge Jr.  (1902-85) (MA)

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations  (1953-60)

Popular Vote 34, 108, 157  (49.55%)
Electoral Vote 219  (26 states)


3. Harry F. Byrd
Birth/Death 1887 - 1966  (79 years)
State Virginia
Occupation U.S. Senator from Virginia  (1933-65)
Political Party Democratic
Vice President

Strom Thurmond  (1902-2003) (SC)

U.S. Senator from South Carolina  (1954-56, 1956-2003)

Popular Vote 0
Electoral Vote 15  (3 states)


4. Eric Hass
Birth/Death 1905 - 1980  (75 years)
State New York
Occupation Political Activist and Author
Political Party Socialist Labor
Vice President

Georgia Cozzini  (1915-83) (WI)

Political Activist

Popular Vote 47, 522  (0.07%)
Electoral Vote 0


5. Rutherford Decker
Birth/Death 1904 - 1972  (68 years)
State Missouri
Occupation Former President of the National Association of Evangelicals  (1946-48)
Political Party Prohibition
Vice President

E. Harold Munn  (1903-92) (MI)

Chairman of the Prohibition Party  (1955-71)

Popular Vote 46, 203  (0.07%)
Electoral Vote 0


6. Orval Faubus
Birth/Death 1910 - 1994  (84 years)
State Arkansas
Occupation Governor of Arkansas  (1955-67)
Political Party  National States' Rights
Vice President

John G. Crommelin  (1902-96) (AL)

Rear Admiral in the United States Navy

Popular Vote 44, 984  (0.07%)
Electoral Vote 0


7. Farrell Dobbs
Birth/Death 1907 - 1983  (76 years)
State New York
Occupation Trade Unionist and Historian
Political Party Socialist Workers
Vice President

Myra Tanner Weiss  (1917-97) (NY)

Political Activist

Popular Vote 40, 175  (0.06%)
Electoral Vote 0


8. Charles L. Sullivan
Birth/Death 1924 - 1979  (55 years)
State Mississippi
Occupation Lawyer
Political Party Constitution
Vice President

Merritt B. Curtis  (1892-1966) (CA)

Retired Brigadier General in the United States Army

Popular Vote 18, 162  (0.03%)
Electoral Vote 0


9. J. Bracken Lee
Birth/Death 1899 - 1996  (97 years)
State Utah
Occupation Mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah  (1960-72)
Political Party Conservative
Vice President

Kent Courtney  (1918-97) (LA)

Journalist and Newspaper Editor

Popular Vote 8, 708  (0.01%)
Elecotral Vote 0


Vice PresidentEdit

Lyndon B. Johnson  (1908-73) TX 1961-63


CabinetEdit

Secretary of State
Livingston T. Merchant  (1903-76) DC 1961
Dean Rusk  (1909-94) GA 1961-63


Secretary of the Treasury
C. Douglas Dillon  (1909-2003) NJ 1961-63


Attorney General
Robert F. Kennedy  (1925-68) MA 1961-63


Postmaster General
J. Edward Day  (1914-96) CA 1961-63
John A. Gronouski  (1919-96) WI 1963


Secretary of the Interior
Stewart Udall  (1920-2010) AZ 1961-63


Secretary of Agriculture
Orville Freeman  (1918-2003) MN 1961-63


Secretary of Commerce
Luther H. Hodges  (1898-1974) NC 1961-63


Secretary of Labor
Arthur Goldberg  (1908-90) IL 1961-62
W. Willard Wirtz  (1912-2010) IL 1962-63


Secretary of Defense
Robert McNamara  (1916-2009) MI 1961-63


Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare
Abraham Ribicoff  (1910-98) CT 1961-62
Anthony J. Celebrezze  (1910-98) OH 1962-63


United States Supreme CourtEdit

Chief Justice
Earl Warren  (1891-1974) CA 1953-69  (16 years)


Associate Justices
Hugo Black  (1886-1971) AL 1937-71  (34 years)
Felix Frankfurter  (1882-1965) NY 1939-62  (23 years)
William O. Douglas  (1898-1980) NY 1939-75  (36 years)
Tom C. Clark  (1899-1977) TX 1949-67  (18 years)
John Marshall Harlan  (1899-1971) KY 1955-71  (16 years)
William J. Brennan Jr.  (1906-97) NJ 1956-90  (34 years)
Charles Evans Whittaker  (1901-73) MO 1957-62  (5 years)
Potter Stewart  (1915-85) OH 1958-81  (23 years)
Byron White  (1917-2002) CO 1962-93  (31 years)
Arthur Goldberg  (1908-90) IL 1962-65  (3  years)