John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly known as 'Jack' or by his initials JFK, was the President of the United States, serving from January 1961 until he was assassinated in November He was the President of the United States.
George Silk—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images -- The day after an election in which he bested Nixon by a miniscule votes out of more than 68 million ballots cast, president-elect Kennedy gave a brief victory speech at the Hyannis Armory.
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President John Kennedy and President Charles de Gaulle and their wives stand in box in the Louis XV Theater in the Versailles Chateau as the national anthems of France and the U. are played prior to a ballet performance.