*NOVEMBER John F. Kennedy became the President after he defeated Richard Nixon in one of the closest presidential elections of the century. He served as president from 1961 until his death in Nixon became the president and served 1969 until he resigned in
Democratic trend, with the redder the greater the Democratic trend, (as percentage of total vote) between 1956 and 1960 presidential elections
Democratic trend, with the redder the greater the Democratic trend, (as percentage of total vote) between 1960 and 1964 presidential elections
Kennedy casts his ballot for the Presidential election in Boston, Nov. The Massachusetts senator would defeat the incumbent vice-president Richard Nixon in one of America’s closest presidential elections ever.
Richard Nixon was a former Vice president of the United States before he became President. In the election of 1968 Nixon won by a landslide. Never before had a president won with such a great number of votes.