Kennedy as a Successful President

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Kennedy as a Successful President John F Kennedy was born is Brookline, Massachusetts in May 29th 1917into a large political family. He at 23 years old graduated from Harvard, when he went into the Navy during the war his PT boat sunk and yet even with injuries led many survivors home. He was the 35th president in the USA and was the first Roman Catholic and youngest person to be elected. After the war he became a Democratic congressman. On September 12th 1953he married Jacqueline Bouvier who at the time was described as a young and beautiful lady, which made him a very lucky man. He also wrote a book which won a special award called the Pulitzer Prize. In 1956 he was nominated for Vice President. During the presidential campaign of 1960 he became famous for TV debates with Richard M. Nixon candidate. In November of that year he won the presidential elections. He was known also because of he never forgotten speak. He said: "Ask not what your country can do for you- but what you can do for your country". Kennedy makes a perfect picture frame image especially with his wife and children. He is the perfect family man who is young, glamorous and has everything is going for him. Through-out his life he won the hearts of many by making the right decisions and he gained the trust worthy vote. Kennedy was a war hero - he had been awarded a medal for bravery from saving people's lives rescuing them, after their boat was sunk by the Japanese in Wold War ll. After his death in 1982 people in the US still remembered him as a great leader. He was the most trusted and set the highest moral standards, he also possessed the... ... middle of paper ... ... underwear which did not fit her she said "would you please shop around and see who these belong to? They're not my size". He had bedded a stream of famous actresses one of which is Marilyn Monroe. He was addicted to sex and he thought that with his high morals standards he shouldn't let the world no his secret. Secondly the public were kept information to suggest that Kennedy was a bad president, I know this as in source C2, it was said that on the boat which he was claimed a "hero" he was actually a person of no consideration as on the PT109 boast there was people who said that he didn't actually keep the crew alive and alert the destroyers. Therefore I believe that Kennedy has many bad points and only few good ones, I feel that Kennedy was an unsuccessful president and a poor commander and a bad elected president.

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