John F. Kennedy was the 35th United States President from January 20th, 1961 until November 22nd. He was assassinated in 1963 by Lee Harvey Oswald while riding in a motorcade in Dallas, Texas.
John F. Kennedy was born on May 29th, 1917 in a small town called Brookline, Massachusetts.
In 1940, Kennedy was a senior at Harvard. As his senior thesis, he wrote on the English policies after WW2. This later became a book called Why England Slept.
In the fall of 1931, John F. Kennedy became a student of Choate, a preparatory school. He later got into Princeton and dropped out due to illness. After that, he finished graduation at Harvard.
In the Summer of 1941, JFK joined the Armed Forces. Later, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor and the U.S. entered the war.
After joining the Armed Forces, JFK commands a PT boat in the South Pacific. Months later, the boat was rammed into by a Japanese destroyer. Under his review, most of the crew is eventually rescued and Kennedy received a Purple Heart for his heroics and was discharged from the Navy in 1945.
With his fame from the PT boat incident, JFK was served in the House of Representatives.
In 1952 JFK went against Henry Cobot Lodge for a seat in the Senate.
On September 12th, 1953, JFK marries Jacqueline Bouvier. The two later have two kids. A daughter named Caroline Bouvier who was born on November 27th, 1957 and a son named JFK Jr. who was born on November 25th, 1960.
In the summer of 1960, JFK wins the Democratic nomination for President and chooses Lyndon Johnson as his running mate. He later beat Nixon and became the thirty- fifth United States President on January 20th, 1961.
In his time as president, JFK did a lot of things. For instance, in March of 1961, he established the Peace Core. A year later, he forced the steal industries to eliminate price increase. Started the Naval Cuban Quarantine due to the U.S. obtaining photos of Soviet missile placements in Cuban. This is only some of the things he achieved before he passed.
John F. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22nd. 1963 while riding in a parade in Dallas, Texas. The statement? Oswald acted alone.