John Fitzgerald Kennedy (born in Brookline, Massachusetts, May 29, 1917 - died in Dallas, Texas, 22 November 1963 at the age of 46 years), often called the John F. Kennedy, Kennedy, John Kennedy, Jack Kennedy, or JFK was the President of the United States to-35. In 1960, he became the youngest elected President of the United States, and the second youngest after Theodore Roosevelt for president. Kennedy became president after taking office on January 20, 1961. Position the Presidential stalled after the assassination in 1963. He was killed by a bullet brunt during a visit to Dallas (Texas) on 22 November 1963. Kennedy fell open when the car passed him in the crowd who welcomed his visit.
Kennedy is a member of the Kennedy clan blooded Irish-American, a prominent family in the country's politics. He is regarded as a symbol of American liberalism. In World War II, he was admired for his courage and heroism when he saved a fellow sailor in the South Pacific Ocean. Kennedy represented Massachusetts in 1947-1960, as a member of the House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. He was elected President in 1960 with a slim victory in one of the most stringent election in American history.
Kennedy was the youngest man elected president (not to be confused with the youngest person to hold the office of president, a record held by Theodore Roosevelt), the first U.S. president born in the 20th century, and also the youngest president of the deceased. By 2005, he was also the only Roman Catholic ever elected President of the United States, the president of the Democratic Party of North pewakil last, and the last president who died while serving.
After the assassination of John F. Kennedy on 22 November 1963, the world condole his death.
In a survey conducted by C-SPAN that orders the U.S. president, a panel of historians give him value in the second position in the overall population and the general gave him the third ranking of the forty-two presidents who had served. The agenda was not completed due to his death; most people rights policies indicate the results through his successor, Lyndon B. Johnson.
The assassination of John F. Kennedy
The assassination of John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, took place on Friday, November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas at 12:30 pm Central Standard Time (18:30 UTC). Kennedy was killed by being shot while in the car with his wife Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy. 10-month investigation by the Warren Commission in 1963-1964, the United States House Select Committee on Assassinations (HSCA) in 1976-1979, and other government investigations concluded that Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald. This conclusion is supported by the public in 1964-66, but the elections held after 1966 and showed 80% of Americans do not believe it. The murder is still under debate and raises several conspiracy theories.