John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Nicholas Cox 5th/6th

Background of JFK

John F. Kennedy was born on May 29, 1917 and died on November 22, 1936 at the age of 46. He grew up in Brookline, Massachusetts. He was the 35th president of the Untied States. His wife's name was Jacqueline Caroline Kennedy. They had 3 children, the first was a girl named Caroline Kennedy. Then they had a boy named John F. Kennedy Jr., afterwards they had another boy named Patrick but he died a few days after birth.

JFK's Importantance

John Fitzgerald Kennedy was one of the most beloved presidents of America. He helped our country greatly with World War 2 as he put a stop to it as well as his leadership with the Cuban Missiles which was outstanding. He also was involved with ending the Cold War too. Kennedy was also a a very strong supporter of Civil Rights. He prevented a nuclear war with the Russians. John F. Kennedy's had many accomplishments and one thing is for sure this country would never be the same without him. He was one of the best presidents ever and was a huge part of America's history.