John F. Kennedy

By Zach K.

Biography Project for Mrs.Hemry's 8th grade Language Arts class

John F. Kennedy was born on May 29,1917 and he was assassinated on November,22 1963

Significant Events

Events that effected Kennedy's life were the Bay of Pigs, The Cuban Missile Crisis, And Russia going to Space.

Childhood

John F. Kennedy was raised Rose and Joseph Kennedy. His Dad Joesph Kennedy Taught John F. Kennedy the business life style and how to act professional. He went to school at Dexter elementary school in Brookline.  

Influences

People who influenced John F. Kennedy's life were his family, Fidel Castro, Russia, Lee Harvey Oswald, and Lyndon B. Johnson

Unique Facts

1. JFK was obsessed with his weight.

2.JFK tried making a Book like James Bond

3.One of JFK's legs was shorter than the other.

4.JFK gave away his salary of 100k from the White House to charity.

5.During WW2 while JFK was stranded on an island in the South Pacific He wrote a rescue message on his PT-109 with a coconut husk.

Accomplishments

1.Prevented a Nuclear Fallout

2. Established Peace Corps

3.Started a program to get a man to the moon.

4.Became the 1st Catholic president

5.He inspired the country  

Theme

The Theme I learned from JFK is that we create our own destiny. JFK taught me that helping others is more important and his advice would be to help your country.

Cites

Book: Mills, Judie. John F. Kennedy. New York: F. Watts, 1988. Print.

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2 years ago
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Very interesting unique facts! 😎