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Patrick Joseph "P.J." Kennedy I + Mary Augusta Hickey
John Francis Fitzgerald Sr. + Mary Hannon
John Vernou Bouvier Jr. + Maude Frances Sergeant
James Thomas Lee + Margaret Merritt
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Joseph Patrick Kennedy, Sr.6 SEP 1888 -- 18 NOV 1969avatar
Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald22 JUL 1890 -- 22 JAN 1995avatar
John Vernou Bouvier, III19 MAY 1891 -- 3 AUG 1957avatar
Janet Norton Lee3 DEC 1907 -- 22 JUL 1989avatar
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President John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy

Birth29 MAY 1917
 
Education1940
 
Cambridge, Harvard University
Military
 
USA Navy / Lieutenant / World War II
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Awards
Occup1947-1953
 
US Rep. from MA
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Election1952
 
MA US Senate Election
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Occup1953-1961
 
US Senator from MA
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Election1960
 
USA Presidential Election
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Occup1961-1963
 
USA President
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Death22 NOV 1963
 
Election1964
 
USA Presidential Election
Assassinated November 22, 1963
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Grave25 NOV 1963
 
Aged: 46.5 years

Which of these presidents publicly professed a belief in God?Answer: All three on numerous occasions.

What was the formal religious group to which these men identified?Answer: Truman, Baptist; Eisenhower, Presbyterian; Kennedy, Roman Catholic

The lives of these presidents were complemented with religious associations. Truman and Eisenhower were from midwestern Protestant heritages, while Kennedy was reared in the formalism of the Roman Catholic tradition. Each of their parents played a major role in teaching them Christian precepts, by word and by example.

Faith in God as revealed through Jesus Christ was considered a personal matter. Truman has stated that he read the Bible through twice before beginning his formal schooling. Eisenhower... Read More

ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1

Arabella 

23 AUG 195623 AUG 1956  VA, Fairfax Co, McLean  
2+

Caroline Bouvier 

27 NOV 1957  NY, New York Co, New York City Edwin Arthur Schlossberg 
3

John Fitzgerald 

25 NOV 196016 JUL 1999  DC, Washington Carolyn Jeanne Bessette 
4

Patrick Bouvier 

7 AUG 19639 AUG 1963  MA, Barnstable Co, Pocasset, Bourne, Otis Air Force Base  
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Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future. … 1963
We should all do something to right the wrongs that we see and not just complain about them.
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