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28/07/1929 American First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is born

Jacqueline Lee Kennedy Onassis was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy. Bouvier met Congressman John F. Kennedy at a dinner party. That November, he was elected as a United States Senator from Massachusetts, and the couple married the following year.


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  • Marriage to John F. Kennedy 

  • First Lady of the United States (1961–1963) 

  • Assassination and funeral of John F. Kennedy 

  • Life following the assassination (1963–1975) 

  • Later years (1975–1990s) 

  • Illness, death and funeral 

  • Legacy 

  • Honors and memorials 

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