Today marks the 100th birthday of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, 35th president of the United States. President Kennedy left an indelible mark on the world as a leader who combined a positive, can-do attitude with a vision for peace and prosperity.
The John F. Kennedy Library in Boston is celebrating President Kennedy's birthday with a series of special events. In addition, the library has posted a digital birthday card for people to sign and express their thoughts on President Kennedy.
Here is a short video about President Kennedy in honor of his 100th birthday.
For more information on President Kennedy's Irish-American heritage and connections to Ireland, visit IrishMassachusetts.com.