John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (May 1917 – November Often referred to by his initials JFK, Kennedy was the President of the United States, serving from 1961 until his assassination in He was the youngest man elected President; and the youngest to die.
Shortly after his acceptance of the Democratic Party endorsement for President: Senator (and future US President) John F. Kennedy and his wife, future First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, smile and wave from the back of an open-top car.
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Cover of LIFE featuring Sen. John Kennedy & fiance Jacqueline Bouvier sailing on Cape Cod waters during Jackie's summer visit to future in-laws; photo by Hy Peskin. (Photo by Hy Peskin/Life Magazine, Copyright Time Inc.