John F. Kennedy

By: Ariyan McHeard

Early Life

John F. Kennedy was born on May 29 ,1917 in Brookline, Massachusetts. He's parents were wealthy he's dad was a banker,and a liquor trader. John's nickname was "Honey Fitz" because he's whole name was John Fitzgerald Kennedy. John met his wife Jacqueline Bouvier in 1951,They had got married on September 12, 1953, So some time after they got married they wanted to start a family,and they had four children named Caroline, Patrick, John F Kennedy Jr.,and Arabella.

Impact On Society

After John graduated Harvard with honors in 1940 and went to Stanford University for graduate for studies.In 1941 he tried to enlist in the U.S Army the only reason why he couldn't be in the Army was for physical reasons. So if the Army didn't reject him he would be a President that severe our country. John F. Kennedy was a very caring person who want to send an American to space. On May 25,1961 John F. Kennedy announced in a session with Congress and he told Congress that he wanted to send an American to space safely to the moon before the end of the decade.Some of the Congress disagreed with John's decision,But that didn't stop John he was going to do everything in his power to send a man to the moon.

Research Questions, Answers

  • John F.Kennedy had a positive effect on society he had an foundation to help people
  • He severed his country and he was a President and he had a positive effect on the world
  • The legacy he left behind was that he help with the civil rights movement
  • I would describe John F. Kennedy would be powerful, caring
  • John F. Kennedy came over obstacles by being in the U.S Navy
  • I picked John F. Kennedy because he wanted to change the world
  • What makes John F. Kennedy special because he was someone who severed his country
  • Something I learned about John F. Kennedy was that he wanted to send an American to the moon
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