The President and the Press: Address before the American Newspaper Publishers Association
President John F. Kennedy
New York City, April 27, 1961
35. JOHN F. KENNEDY 1961-1963
On November 22, 1963, when he was hardly past his first thousand days in office, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was killed by an assassin’s bullets as his motorcade wound through Dallas, Texas. Kennedy was the youngest man elected President; he was the youngest to die.