John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (commonly known by his initials JFK), was an American politician who served as the President of the United States from January 1961 until he was assassinated in November 1963 (b. May Brookline, MA, d.
photo is from the assassination of JFK. President John F. Kennedy is shot to death in Dallas. Texas Governor John B. Connally is also seriously wounded and Vice President Lyndon Baines Johnson takes over as the President
Shortly after his acceptance of the Democratic Party endorsement for President: Senator (and future US President) John F. Kennedy and his wife, future First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, smile and wave from the back of an open-top car.