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A view of the life of the 35th U.S. president.

John F. Kennedy with dog, Bobby, in Hyannisport, Massachusetts, 1925. (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
The Kennedy Children, 1928.  (L-R) Jean, Bobby, Patricia, Eunice, Kathleen, Rosemary, Jack, Joe Jr. Hyannis Port, 1928. Photograph in the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston. The Kennedy Children (left to right: Jean, Bobby, Patricia, Eunice, Kathleen, Rosemary, Jack, Joe Jr.) in Hyannis Port, 1928.   (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
John F. Kennedy poses with "Dunker" the dachshund at The Hague, Netherlands, 1937. (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
John F. Kennedy graduates from Harvard University, Massachusetts, 1940.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
Lt. John F. Kennedy in the South Pacific, 1943.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy and John F. Kennedy cut their wedding cake, 1953. (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy returns to his office at the Capitol, accompanied by his wife Jacqueline, 1955.  (Stringer/AFP/Getty Images)
Senator and Democratic candidate for president, John Fitzgerald Kennedy greets supporters in New Jersey, 1960. (Stringer/AFP/Getty Images)
John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy in Wisconsin, 1960.  (Don Johanning/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum)
Senator John F Kennedy campaigning in 1961.  (Keystone/Getty Images)
President-elect John Fitzgerald Kennedy and President Dwight Eisenhower leave the White House for Capitol Hill before Kennedy' swearing in ceremony, 1961. (AFP/Getty Images)
President Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline arrive at the National Guard Armory for his Inaugural Ball, Washington, D.C., 1961.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President John F. Kennedy speaks at a press conference about North Vietnam,1961.  (National Archive/Newsmakers)
President Kennedy addresses a convention by telephone in the Oval Office of the White House, 1962.  (Abbie Rowe/National Park Service/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President John F. Kennedy and astronaut Lieutenant Colonel John Glenn, Jr. look inside space capsule Friendship 7, 1962.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President Kennedy with his children, Caroline and John Jr., in the Oval Office, 1962. (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jackie Kennedy depart the National Theater in Washington, DC, 1962.  (National Archive/Newsmakers)
President John F. Kennedy with his son, John Jr. on the beach at Newport, Rhode Island, 1963.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President Kennedy with his brothers, Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy and Senator Edward M. Kennedy, 1963.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President John F. Kennedy signs the Equal Pay Act in the Oval Office of the White House, 1963.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President Kennedy and John F. Kennedy Jr. walk the West Wing Colonnade at the White House, 1963. (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President Kennedy aboard a yacht, off Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, 1963. (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
President and Mrs. Kennedy arrive at Love Field, Dallas, Texas, 1963.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)
View of President John F. Kennedy's flag-draped casket in the East Room of the White House, as the late president lies in repose. Washington, D.C., 1963.  (John F. Kennedy Presidential Library)

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