US President John Fitzgerald Kennedy arrives for an official visit to West Germany.

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US President John Fitzgerald Kennedy arrives for an official visit to West Germany.
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John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917 - 1963), commonly known as Jack Kennedy or by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. Notable events that occurred during his presidency included the Bay of Pigs Invasion, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Space Race—by initiating Project Apollo (which later culminated in the moon landings), the building of the Berlin Wall, the African-American Civil Rights Movement, and the increased US involvement in the Vietnam War.
Location: Berlin, Germany