John F. Kennedy was an American politician who served as the 35th president of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963.

Born Name

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Nick Name

JFK, Jack, Johnny

Age

He was born on May 29, 1917.

Died

On November 22, 1963, John F. Kennedy was assassinated at the age of 46 and he succumbed to a gunshot wound to the head in Dallas while he was on a political trip.

Resting Place

Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington County, Virginia, United States

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States

Nationality

 

Education

John F. Kennedy studied at the Edward Devotion School, the Noble and Greenough Lower School, the Dexter School, the Riverdale Country School, and the Canterbury School. Later, he got enrolled at Harvard College in September 1936 and graduated cum laude in 1940 with a Bachelor of Arts in government, concentrating on international affairs.

Occupation

Politician

Family

  • Father – Joseph P. Kennedy Sr. (Businessman, Investor, Politician)
  • Mother – Rose Kennedy (née Fitzgerald) (Philanthropist, Socialite)
  • Siblings – Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (Older Brother) (United States Navy lieutenant who was killed in action during World War II), Rosemary Kennedy (Younger Sister), Kathleen Cavendish, Marchioness of Hartington (Younger Sister) (Socialite), Eunice Kennedy Shriver (Younger Sister) (Philanthropist), Patricia Kennedy Lawford (Younger Sister) (Socialite), Robert F. Kennedy (Younger Brother) (Politician, Lawyer), Jean Kennedy Smith (Younger Sister) (Diplomat, Activist, Humanitarian, Author, Served as United States Ambassador to Ireland from 1993 to 1998), Ted Kennedy (Younger Brother) (Polititcn, Lawyer)
  • Others – P. J. Kennedy (Paternal Grandfather) (Businessman and politician who served as a Massachusetts state legislator), Mary Augusta Hickey (Paternal Grandmother), John Francis Fitzgerald (Maternal Grandfather), Mary Josephine “Josie” Hannon (Maternal Grandmother), (Nephew) (Environmental Lawyer, Activist, Author)

Political Party

Democratic

Build

Slim

Height

6 ft or 183 cm

Weight

76 kg or 167.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

John F. Kennedy had dated –

  1. Laraine Day
  2. Nancy Berg
  3. Veronica Lake
  4. Pamela Turnure
  5. Rhonda Fleming
  6. Sonja Henie
  7. Ellen Romesch
  8. Elaine Stritch
  9. Norma Shearer
  10. Inga Arvad
  11. Olivia de Havilland
  12. Lee Radziwill
  13. Angela Greene
  14. Ingrid Bergman – RUMOR
  15. June Allyson
  16. Adelle Beatty
  17. Lana Turner
  18. Suzy Chang
  19. Tempest Storm
  20. Susan Hayward
  21. Maria Novotny
  22. Jeanne Carmen
  23. Mariella Novotny
  24. Jill Cowan
  25. Kay Stammers
  26. Priscilla Wear
  27. Peggy Cummins
  28. Barbara Britton
  29. Bunny Walters
  30. Judy Garland (1940)
  31. Peggy Diggins (1940)
  32. (1943)
  33. Florence Pritchett (1944-1945)
  34. Phyllis Brooks (1945)
  35. (1945)
  36. Durie Malcom (1946-1953)
  37. Gene Tierney (1946-1947)
  38. Arlene Dahl (1948-1949)
  39. Mary Weisgerber Meyer (1948-1949)
  40. Alicia Darr (1950-1951)
  41. (1952)
  42. Martha Hyer (1952)
  43. Jacqueline Kennedy (1953-1963) – He married Jacqueline Lee “Jackie” Bouvier on September 12, 1953, and after suffering a miscarriage in 1955 and a stillbirth in 1956 (their daughter Arabella), their daughter Caroline was born on November 27, 1957. Their son named , nicknamed “John-John”, was born on November 25, 1960, and later, Jackie gave birth to a boy named Patrick Bouvier Kennedy who died after 2 days due to complications from birth.
  44. Zsa Zsa Gabor (1954)
  45. (1960)
  46. Judith Campbell Exner (1960-1962) – RUMOR
  47. Blaze Starr (1960) – RUMOR
  48. Mary Bibb (1960-1961)
  49. (1960-1961)
  50. Tina Louise (1960) – RUMOR
  51. Shelley Winters (1961)
  52. (1961-1962)
  53. (1962) – RUMOR
  54. (1962) – RUMOR
  55. Marlene Dietrich (1962)
  56. Mimi Alford (1962-1963)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He was of Irish and Scottish descent.

Hair Color

Salt and Pepper

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Boston accent
  • Chewed on the end of the earpiece on sunglasses

Religion

Roman Catholicism

John F. Kennedy Favorite Things

  • Film – Spartacus (1960)
  • One Of His Favorite Poems – I Have a Rendezvous with Death by Alan Seeger

Source – ,

John F. Kennedy Facts

  1. He was baptized on June 19, 1917, at St. Aidan’s Church.
  2. He became the first Roman Catholic US President.
  3. He was diagnosed with Addison’s disease, a rare endocrine disorder, at The London Clinic in 1947.
  4. His portrait appears on the US half-dollar coin.

Featured Image by Cecil Stoughton, White House / Executive Office of the President of the United States / Public Domain

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Facts of John F. Kennedy

  • full nameJohn F. Kennedy
  • Date of Birth May 29, 1917
  • Age 104 years 5 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • weight76 kg
  • height6 ft

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