John F. Kennedy Jr. was an American lawyer, journalist, and magazine publisher who was the son of President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy and enjoyed a high political and celebrity status.

Born Name

John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr.

Nick Name

JFK Jr., John-John

Age

He was born on November 25, 1960.

Died

On July 16, 1999, he died at the age of 38 in a plane crash in the Atlantic Ocean, off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, United States.

Sun Sign

Sagittarius

Born Place

Washington, D.C., United States

Nationality

 

Education

He studied at Saint David’s School and Collegiate School before getting enrolled at Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts. Then, he attended Brown University and majored in American studies.

After that, he received a J.D. degree from the New York University School of Law in 1989. Also, he had spent some time at the University of Delhi during his travel to India.

Occupation

Lawyer, Journalist, Magazine Publisher

Family

  • Father – (35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963)
  • Mother – Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (Writer, Literature Editor, Photographer, Socialite)
  • Siblings – Caroline Kennedy (Older Sister) (Author, Attorney, Diplomat, Served as the United States Ambassador to Japan from 2013 to 2017), Arabella (Older Sister) (She was stillborn.), Patrick Bouvier Kennedy (Younger Brother) (Died 2 days after his premature birth in 1963 from complications of hyaline membrane disease (HMD))
  • Others – Joseph P. Kennedy Sr. (Paternal Grandfather) (Businessman, Politician), Rose Kennedy (née Fitzgerald) (Paternal Grandmother) (Philanthropist, Socialite), John Vernou “Black Jack” Bouvier III (Maternal Grandfather) (Stockbroker, Socialite), Janet Norton Lee (Maternal Grandmother) (Socialite)

Build

Slim

Height

6 ft 1 in or 185.5 cm

Weight

78 kg or 172 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

John F. Kennedy Jr. had dated –

  1. Sally Munro
  2. Julie Baker
  3. Princess Stéphanie of Monaco
  4. Ashley Richardson
  5. Paula Barbieri
  6. Victoria Zdrok
  7. Xuxa
  8. Apollonia Kotero
  9. Meg Azzoni (1978)
  10. (1982)
  11. Christina Haag (1985-1990)
  12. (1987-1988)
  13. (1988)
  14. (1988-1994)
  15. (1991) – RUMOR
  16. (1991)
  17. Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy (1994-1999) – After dating for a while, he married publicist Carolyn Bessette on September 21, 1996, in a private ceremony on Cumberland Island, Georgia. They both died in 1999.
  18. (1994)
  19. (1995)
  20. (1995) – RUMOR
  21. (1995)
  22. (1996) – RUMOR
  23. Jette Joop (1996)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He had  Irish, English, Scottish, French, German, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish, and Dutch roots.

Hair Color

Light Brown (Natural)

His hair later turned dark brown.

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Attractive personality

John F. Kennedy Jr. Facts

  1. With his birth, he became the first child ever born to a president-elect of the United States.
  2. On his 3rd birthday, he rendered a final salute during his father’s funeral procession.
  3. After the assassination of his father, he grew up in a luxury apartment on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York City.
  4. He co-founded George magazine in 1995.
  5. He was also passionate about acting and appeared in Murphy Brown.

Featured Image by NASA / science.ksc.nasa.gov / Public Domain

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Facts of John F. Kennedy Jr.

  • full nameJohn F. Kennedy Jr.
  • Date of Birth November 25, 1960
  • Age 61 years 0 months
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Turquoise
  • Lucky Color Orange
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius
  • weight78 kg
  • height6 ft 1 in

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