The Kennedy family is an American political family that has long been prominent in American politics, public service, entertainment, business, and have held many political positions in the United States Government. The Kennedy family is of Irish and Catholic.
Government offices heldEdit
Joseph Patrick Kennedy Sr. - Chairman of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission from 1934 to 1935, Chairman of the United States Maritime Commission from 1936 to 1938, United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom from 1938 to 1940.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy - United States Representative from Massachusetts from 1947 to 1953, United States Senator from Massachusetts, 1953 to 1960 and President of the United States from 1961 to 1963.
Kathleen Kennedy Townsend - Lieutenant Governor of Maryland from 1995 to 2003.