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.
Senator Hotel, Atlantic City, 1948. Photographed by Nina Leen (La Poubelle)
"From Dallas, Texas, the flash - apparently official - President Kennedy died," CBS newsman Walter Cronkite told America. His emotional confirmation of Kennedy's death has became an unforgettable TV image. puts a huge pit in my stomach every time.
November 1963 ~ John F Kennedy Jr Saluting His Father's Flagged Draped Coffin As It Goes By On His Birthday - Anybody Who Was Around Then - This Iconic Moment & Photograph Stays Burned In Your Memory Forever ~ He Gave His Father A Wonderful Send Off