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What was John F. Kennedy's middle name?
John F. Kennedy is buried at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.
John F. Kennedy enlisted into which military branch in 1941?
What was the name of the commission appointed to investigate the assassination of John F. Kennedy?
- The Johnson Commission
- The Kennedy Commission
- The Warren Commission
What childhood illness resulted in the hospitalization of John F. Kennedy?
- Scarlett fever
- Chicken pox
John F. Kennedy authorized 1,500 CIA-trained refugees to invade which country?
- Bay of Pigs
- Guantánamo Bay
- Bay of Santa Clara
What was Jacqueline Kennedy's maiden name?
In October 1962, John F. Kennedy successfully negotiated the removal of what from Cuba?
- A buildup of Soviet troops
- A fleet of Soviet ships
- Soviet ballistic nuclear missiles
What was the title of the book authored by John F. Kennedy?
- "Why England Slept"
- "England and Germany"
In April, 1943, John F. Kennedy took command of which naval vessel?
What severe injury did John F. Kennedy suffer as a result of the sinking of PT 109?
- leg injury
- back injury
- abdominal injury
John F. Kennedy was born in Boston, Massachusetts.
How many siblings did John F. Kennedy have?
What legislation did John F. Kennedy introduce to congress in June 1963?
- An unemployment bill
- A civil rights bill
- An income tax bill
Which nickname was not used to refer to John F. Kennedy?
Which East Coast private boarding school did John F. Kennedy attend?
- The Taft School
- The Hotchkiss School
- The Choate School
When did John F. Kennedy graduate from Harvard University?
John F. Kennedy's brother Joseph Jr. died flying which plane during World War II?
- B-17 Flying Fortress
- B-24 Liberator
- P-51 Mustang
Which year was John F. Kennedy elected to the U.S. House of Representatives?
Which potentially fatal illness was John F. Kennedy diagnosed with in 1947?
- Addison's disease
- Graves' disease
- Hashimoto's disease
In his 1952 bid for the U.S. Senate, John F. Kennedy appointed his younger brother Robert as campaign manager.
When was John F. Kennedy born?
Who was the incumbent U.S. senator from Massachusetts that John F. Kennedy defeated in the 1952 election?
- David I. Walsh
- Henry Cabot Lodge Jr.
- Benjamin Smith
How many children did John F. and Jacqueline Kennedy have?
What was the title of the book John F. Kennedy wrote while recovering from back surgery?
- "Profiles in Politics"
- "Courage in Politics"
- "Profiles in Courage"
Which presidential candidate nearly selected John F. Kennedy as his running mate in 1956?
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
- Adlai Stevenson
- Richard Nixon
Which presidential candidate did John F. Kennedy face in the first-ever televised presidential debate in 1960?
- Richard Nixon
- Lyndon B. Johnson
- Hubert Humphrey
On Jan. 20, 1961, John F. Kennedy was sworn-in as which president?
Which organization did John F. Kennedy create to provide aid to people of impoverished foreign countries?
- World Health Organization
- The International Red Cross
- The Peace Corps
How old was John F. Kennedy when he died?