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Biography Of John F. Kennedy

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Lisbety Robaina Professor Feiler English 4 12 May 2014 John F. Kennedy: The Youngest President in the United States John F. Kennedy was the youngest man that was elected as a United States president. Also he was the first Roman Catholic who served in the office. In his childhood he spend good times and was member of a rich family who helped him to be that famous person, but at the end was a dark time that “for many Americans, the public murder of President Kennedy remains one of the most traumatic events in memory—countless Americans can remember exactly where they were when they heard that President Kennedy had been shot. His shocking death stood at the forefront of a period of political and social instability in the country and the world” (“American President…”). The Kennedy’s were considered the royal family of politics and the White House was referred to as “Camelot”. He made changes and was about to made more when he was killed. Many students in the United States were told as children about the many accomplishments of this charismatic and influential president. Teachers talk about this man as an important figure to follow. My goal in this paper is to talk about this great man that makes a huge impact in the life of many people. John F. Kennedy was born in Brookline, Massachusetts, on May 29, 1917. He was the son of a woman and a man who were from wealthy family with a lot of political experiences. One of his grandfather had been mayor in Boston and his father make a lot of money in stock markets which was not loose. This is why Kennedy “enjoyed a privileged childhood of elite private schools, sailboats, servants, and summer homes” (“American President…”). Kennedy was studying in Harvard. This honors was not always easier ... ... middle of paper ... .... Millions watched his television debates with the Republican candidate, Richard M. Nixon. Winning by a narrow margin in the popular vote, Kennedy became the first Roman Catholic President”. (“John F. Kennedy”). Works Cited “American President: John F. Kennedy”. Miller Center. Millercenter.org. 2013. Web. 01 May 2014. “American President: John F. Kennedy”. Miller Center. Millercenter.org. 2013. Web. 05 May 2014. “American President: John F. Kennedy”. Miller Center. Millercenter.org. 2013. Web. 05 May 2014. “American President: John F. Kennedy”. Miller Center. Millercenter.org. 2013. Web. 05 May 2014. “American President: John F. Kennedy”. Miller Center. Millercenter.org. 2013. Web. 05 May 2014. Frank Freidel and Hugh Sidey “John F. Kennedy”. The White House. WhiteHouse.gov. 2006. Web. 05 May 2014.
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