John F Kennedy
John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) was the 35th President of the United States, serving from 1961 to 1963.
Kennedy was a Democrat and was the youngest person to be elected President. One of the most famous aspects of his Presidency was his keenness to win the Space Race and land people on the Moon before Russia could. In a famous speech he said: 'We choose to go to the Moon in this decade - and do the other things - not because they are easy but because they are hard.'
Kennedy was assassinated when being driven through Dallas. He was buried in Arlington National Ceremony.