John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Born: May 29, 1917.
Place Born: Brookline, Massachusetts.
Died: November 22, 1963. (46 years old)
Occupation: Former President. (35th president)
Siblings: John F. Kennedy was the 2nd child out of nine.
Political Party: Democrat
Cause of death: Assassination (due to Lee Harvey Oswald)
John Kennedy spent most of his childhood sick surrounded by books, in bed.
- Some of the things he was sick with was Scarlet fever, A whopping cough, Hives, And much more.
- Even though he read a lot he was a casual and not very concerned student. He graduated 64th out of 112
After he finished college, in 1940, World War 2 had began so john joined the Navy.
He was eventually discharged in 1945 for sicknesses.
Then when Kennedy was 29 (1946) he won the election for congress, representing a Boston district. He was a representative for three terms (getting elected again 1948 and 1950)
http://www.historyplace.com/kennedy/early.htm I chose this picture because it seemed right to used a young picture of Kennedy.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy." Dictionary of American Biography. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1981. Biography in Context. Web. 4 May 2016. I used this source because it talked mostly about his childhood.
http://www.angelfire.com/md2/patches/uniform/uni2noff.htm I wanted to use this picture because it was relevant with him in the Navy.
Feldman, Myer. "John F. Kennedy." Encyclopaedia Judaica. Ed. Michael Berenbaum and Fred Skolnik. 2nd ed. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2007. Biography in Context. Web. 13 May 2016.I used this source because it told about his accomplishments early in his life.
http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/j/johnfkenn109213.html I used this quote because I was talking about his service so it seemed relevant that he did something for his country instead of asking what it could do for him.
"John Fitzgerald Kennedy." Dictionary of American Biography. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1981. Biography in Context. Web. 13 May 2016. I used this source because it talked about his life right before presidency and when he is president
http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/j/johnfkenn109215.html I used this quote because it talks about the war which he was president during that time.
John F. Kennedy, President of the United States, 1961--1963." The Cold War--1945-1991. Gale, 1992. Biography in Context. Web. 13 May 2016. I used this source because it talks about what his legacy allowed happen.
http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/p/pennjillet583921.html I used this quote because it talks about how John focused on the important stuff.
john Fitzgerald Kennedy." Gale Biography in Context. Detroit: Gale, 2010. Biography in Context. Web. 3 May 2-016. I used this picture because it seemed like a good picture to finish the page off on.