January 1995
20th Cent:100 Influential People;1995, p60
A biography of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th president of the U.S., is presented. He was born in 1917 in Brookline, Massachusetts at attended Choate preparatory school in Connecticut. He then enrolled at Harvard University in 1936 and graduated cum laude in 1940. He served as a naval lieutenant during the World War II. He also served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1947-1953. Kennedy's success in his three years as president has achieved much than his vice president Lyndon Johnson.


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