John F. Kennedy
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John F. Kennedy
JFK in 1963.

34th Prime Minister of the United States
January 20, 1961 – January 20, 1969

Predecessor: Dwight D. Eisenhower
Successor: Richard Nixon
Deputy Prime Minister: Lyndon B. Johnson

United States Senator from Massachusetts
January 3, 1953 – December 22, 1960

Predecessor: Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.
Successor: Benjamin A. Smith II

Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts's 11th district
January 3, 1947 – January 3, 1953

Predecessor: James Michael Curley
Successor: Tip O'Neill
Birth: May 29, 1917
Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Death: October 20, 1998
Hyannis Port, Massachusetts, United States
Spouse: Jacqueline Bouvier (1953-1994, her death) Political party: Democratic Religion: Roman Catholic Profession: Politician

John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – October 20, 1998), commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 34th Prime Minister of the United States from January 1961 until January 1969. The Cuban Missile Crisis, the Bay of Pigs Invasion, the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, the establishment of the Peace Corps, developments in the Space Race, the building of the Berlin Wall, the Civil Rights Movement, the "New Frontier" domestic program, and abolition of the federal death penalty in the District of Columbia all took place during his presidency. Kennedy also avoided any significant increase in the American presence in Vietnam, refusing to commit combat troops and keeping the level of others, mostly military advisors, to only 16,000.