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IFP:90F "U.S.-Latin Talks: 7 Presidents Confer in Costa Rica"
Stephanie Dziczek, a 17-year old junior at Holmes High School in Covington, Kentucky, and Tyler Boersen, an 18-year old senior at Haslett High School in Haslett, Michigan, were honored by Caroline Kennedy and other members of President Kennedy’s family during a May 21, 2001 ceremony at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston for their priz...
Topic: President Kennedy's Inaugural Address
In this lesson plan, students consider the rhetorical devices in the JFK's inaugural address. They then analyze the suggestions made by some of his advisors and compare them to the delivered version of the speech. Students then evaluate the impact of the changes on the resonance of the speech.
On July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 astronauts—Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin Jr.—realized President Kennedy's dream. At 8:18 p.m. ET, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first two individuals to ever land on the moon. Six hours later, Neil Armstrong became the first to step onto the lunar surface.
At an official naming ceremony at the JFK Library on Sunday May 29th, 2011, the US Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced that the nuclear powered aircraft carrier, CVN79, would be called the USS John F. Kennedy. The announcement was made on what would have been the 94th birthday of John F. Kennedy. Attending the ceremony were Caroline Kennedy, ...
Here you’ll find answers to frequently asked questions, transcripts of selected speeches given by John F. Kennedy, a summary of legislation passed or proposed during President Kennedy’s administration, and other helpful resources.
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IFP:91A "Chicago: Kennedy Dedicates Airport"
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