John F Kennedy
In 1961, president John F Kennedy began a dramatic expansion of the U.S. space program and committed the nation to the ambitious goal of landing a man on the moon by the end of the decade.
Biography on John F Kennedy
He was the 35th president of the U.S. He was assassinated in 1963. He was born on May 29, 1917 in Massachusetts. when he was growing up people called him Jack for his nickname.