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JFK: His Life In Pictures

November 22, 2013, will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy in Dallas at the age of 46. These are some of the iconic moments in Kennedy's life, including photographs of his parents and siblings, scenes from the hotly contested U.S. presidential campaign in 1960, the high points of Kennedy's presidency, the assassination in Dallas, and his funeral in Washington.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy's father, Joseph Kennedy (second left), and his mother Rose (third left), seen here in London in 1938 with JFK's siblings (left to right) Kathleen, Edward (Ted), Patricia, Jean, and Robert.
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John Fitzgerald Kennedy's father, Joseph Kennedy (second left), and his mother Rose (third left), seen here in London in 1938 with JFK's siblings (left to right) Kathleen, Edward (Ted), Patricia, Jean, and Robert.

JFK (right) and his older brother, Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. (left), beside their father, Joseph, in Southampton, England on the deck of French "Normandy" cruiser liner after their arrival from the United States on July 2, 1938. Joseph was later killed in action, in 1944, during World War II.
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JFK (right) and his older brother, Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. (left), beside their father, Joseph, in Southampton, England on the deck of French "Normandy" cruiser liner after their arrival from the United States on July 2, 1938. Joseph was later killed in action, in 1944, during World War II.

The crew of the patrol torpedo boat PT-109, including U.S. Navy Lt. John F. Kennedy (right), seen here near Guadalcanal in the southwestern Pacific in July 1943.
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The crew of the patrol torpedo boat PT-109, including U.S. Navy Lt. John F. Kennedy (right), seen here near Guadalcanal in the southwestern Pacific in July 1943.

Democratic nominee John F. Kennedy during the 1960 presidential campaign in New York on May 14, 1960.
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Democratic nominee John F. Kennedy during the 1960 presidential campaign in New York on May 14, 1960.

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