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JFK

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JFK

  1. 1. John F. Kennedy Nicholas Cisneros Bascom / Elsing 8 th Grade Block 1
  2. 2. John’s Early Life <ul><li>Born on May 29, 1917 </li></ul><ul><li>Second of child of nine </li></ul><ul><li>Enjoyed playing sports with his brothers </li></ul><ul><li>Liked politics from a young age </li></ul><ul><li>Went to Choate boarding school </li></ul>
  3. 3. John’s Teen Years <ul><li>Graduated from Choate in 1935 </li></ul><ul><li>Went to Princeton and Harvard </li></ul><ul><li>Was in WWII </li></ul><ul><li>Was in Pearl Harbor Bombing </li></ul><ul><li>Graduated from Harvard University in June 1940 </li></ul><ul><li>Went to Stanford Business School </li></ul>
  4. 4. The Presidency <ul><li>Ran for President in 1960 </li></ul><ul><li>Won the election and became the 35 th president </li></ul><ul><li>Formed the Peace Corps </li></ul><ul><li>Started Food Stamp program </li></ul><ul><li>Most remembered for the handling of the Cuban Missile Crisis </li></ul><ul><li>Assassinated on November 22, 1963 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Family Facts <ul><li>Fist child was Caroline Bouvier Kennedy born November 27, 1957 </li></ul><ul><li>Second child was John F. Kennedy Jr. born November 25, 1960. Died July 16, 1999 </li></ul><ul><li>Married to Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy on September 12, 1953 </li></ul>
  6. 6. Interesting Facts <ul><li>Had an affair with Marilyn Monroe </li></ul><ul><li>Was the youngest man elected president </li></ul><ul><li>Youngest to die in office </li></ul><ul><li>The Nixon-Kennedy debates were the first ever to be televised </li></ul><ul><li>while he was living in the white house he kept his pool at 90 degrees Fahrenheit </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>La Fin </li></ul>

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