Why Is John F Kennedy A Good President

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John F Kennedy-The American President The first president born in the 20th century. John F. Kennedy was a Congressman, a Senator before becoming the 35th president of the United States in 1961. As president he faced a number of foreign crises, especially in Cuba and in Berlin. He did get and increased minimum wage, better social security benefits and protected civil rights. Kennedy was a respected and a beloved president of all times. His death shocked the world when he was assassinated on November 22, 1963 while riding a motorcade in Dallas, Texas. John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born in Brookline, Massachusetts on May 29, 1917. He was the second of Joseph P. Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald who in all had nine children. John’s…show more content…
Kennedy married Jackie Bouvier in September 12, 1953 and had two children. In 1946 and 1958 Kennedy ran for the U. S. House of Representatives three times and he was successful. His father was wealthy and had connections in politics, in business and the media. His brother Robert F. Kennedy managed both Senate campaigns. His brothers Robert and Teddy and his sisters, husbands and a important positions, they were finding people to start a new Kennedy administration. In 1952, Senate race, Kennedy had tightly defeated Henry Cabot Lodge. In his Senate reelection he bid he wanted to wing a big majority, perhaps 200,000 to 250,000 votes. In fact, Kennedy won by an amazing 874,608 votes. In 1956 he ran for vice president nomination against the republican Richard M. Nixon but unfortunately he wasn’t chosen. This didn’t make him less ambitious. In 1958, Kennedy began running seriously for the 1960 candidacy for president. He delivered about two hundred speeches around the country. After talking with Democrats in all states, he said “I can win both the nomination and the
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