The life of John F. Kennedy

Published: Dec 24 2013 05:11:20 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 22 2013 02:00:00 AM EST

On the 50th anniversary of his assassination, look back at the storied life of John F. Kennedy.

JFK - With Sister As A Boy
1 / 28
John F. Kennedy Library Foundation

John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born on May 29, 1917, in Brookline, Mass., to Joseph and Rose Kennedy. Here he stands outside their home with his brother, Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. in 1919.

Advertisement

Most Viewed on WFMZ.com

Advertisement
 

Slideshow Of The Day

On this Day

  • Explorer Ferdinand Magellan portrait

    Public domain

    On this day: November 28

    Magellan reaches the Pacific, William Shakespeare gets hitched, the Grand Ole Opry debuts, Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci defects, and Jeffrey Dahmer is killed in prison, all on this day.