JFK

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Signed Photo of Young John F. Kennedy Up for Auction

John F. Kennedy enthusiasts have another chance to acquire some paraphernalia from the president’s early life. RR Auction is selling off two medals from his college years […]

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11 JFK Quotes to Live By

John F. Kennedy quotes have been a source of inspiration for decades. A skilled orator who challenged preconceptions and dreamt of a more prosperous future, […]

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Five Things You Didn’t Know About JFK’s Birthplace

As the city celebrates the 100th birthday of John F. Kennedy this year, it’s the perfect time to see the house where it all began. On […]

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In an Interview with JFK’s Grandson, Obama Says History Matters

Moments before Barack Obama accepted his Profile in Courage award in Boston last week, and amid a yearlong celebration of JFK’s centennial, the former president […]

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Listen to the Earliest Known Recording of a 20-Year-Old JFK

John F. Kennedy’s alma mater says it’s discovered the earliest known recording of the late president, then just a precocious 20-year-old. Harvard has restored a 1937 […]

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Watch Obama’s Full Profile in Courage Speech from the JFK Library

Watch Obama’s full speech above, beginning around 38:00. Former president Barack Obama targeted Congress in a speech at Boston’s JFK Library Sunday, where he accepted the […]

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Obama Is Coming to Boston This Weekend

Update: Here is Obama’s full speech, which starts at about the 38 minute mark: President Barack Obama is headed to Boston this weekend, where he will […]

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The JFK Library Launched a GoFundMe to Preserve JFK’s Sailboat

John F. Kennedy’s favorite old sailboat needs your help. The 85-year-old vessel, called the Victura, is displayed on the lawn of the John F. Kennedy […]

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Obama Will Receive the “Profile in Courage” Award

On the 100th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s birth, President Barack Obama is slated to receive the prestigious “Profile in Courage” award at the JFK […]

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Controversial JFK Library Foundation CEO Departs for Harvard

JFK Library Foundation chief executive officer Heather Campion has resigned, departing for a consulting gig at Harvard University. Campion’s nearly two years as CEO of the nonprofit that […]

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A Man from Springfield Inherited Rare John F. Kennedy Letters

FOX Business’s latest reality ambition, Strange Inheritance, is back with a special Presidents Day episode on February 16, and to honor the holiday, they’re documenting […]

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Throwback Thursday: On the Eve of Kennedy’s Election

Presidential candidates who spend their election nights in Massachusetts haven’t done so well in recent history. (See: Mitt Romney, Kerry Dukakis.) But on November 7, 1960, […]

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Throwback Thursday: When JFK and MLK Received Degrees from Boston University

As historical figures go, John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. have a lot in common. They became national leaders during the 1960s, possessed […]

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Rare JFK ‘Superman Art’ Donated To Memorial Library By DC Entertainment

A comic book artist known for his prolific work on the Superman collection in the 1950s and 1960s will get his dying wish to have […]

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Read the Letters Sent to Boston’s Mayor After JFK Was Assassinated

Fifty years ago, as news surrounding the circumstances of the shooting in Dallas, Texas, trickled through radio waves and television broadcasts, elected officials from around […]