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Joseph Patrick Kennedy Sept. 6, 1888 – Nov. 16, 1969 Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald July 22, 1890 – Jan.

22, 1995
The family patriarch made his fortune during the 1920s in the The eldest daughter of Boston politician John
stock market and by importing liquor during Prohibition. A Fitzgerald, Rose raised nine children, four of
supporter of Franklin D. Roosevelt, he was appointed whom died young and violently. Through the
ambassador to Britain but was recalled in 1940 for undermining loss of her two assassinated sons and the
the war effort. He worked tirelessly to advance the political humiliation of later scandals, she was
careers of his sons and was a major architect of JFK’s bitterly considered an icon of devotion and dignity.
contested 1960 presidential campaign, which raised allegations
of voter fraud, particularly in mayor Richard Daley’s Chicago.

Joseph Patrick John Fitzgerald Rose Marie Kathleen Agnes Eunice Mary Patricia Robert Francis Jean Ann Edward Moore
Kennedy Jr. Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy
July 25, 1915 – Aug. 12, 1944 May 29, 1917 – Nov. 22, 1963 Sept. 13, 1918 – Jan. 7, 2005 Feb. 20, 1920 – May 13, 1948 July 10, 1921 May 6, 1924 Nov. 20, 1925 – June 6, 1968 Feb. 20, 1928 Feb. 22, 1932

Groomed for political The hero of PT-109 was The eldest daughter of Nicknamed Kick, she served Dedicating her life to She married actor Peter His brother’s campaign Like her sister, Eunice, she Ted carried on the political
success, he left Harvard elected to Congress in 1946 Joseph and Rose Kennedy with the Red Cross during working with the disabled, Lawford in 1954 and manager in 1960 and then devoted much of her time to tradition but failed to take
University when the United and edged out Richard M. suffered from mental the Blitz of London, and she helped to found the became friends with his attorney-general, Bobby people with disabilities and the presidential nomination
States entered the war to Nixon in 1960 to usher in problems and underwent a married a Brit, William Special Olympics and celebrities such as Frank Kennedy played a key role in served as ambassador to away from incumbent Jimmy
become a navy flier and the White House’s “Camelot” lobotomy at 23 that left her Cavendish, against her married R. Sargent Shriver, Sinatra and Marilyn Monroe. the ill-fated Bay of Pigs Ireland during the Clinton Carter in 1980. In nearly 50
died over the English period, ended by his 1963 institutionalized for life. parents’ wishes. He died in who served as director of invasion and the Cuban administration. Her years as a senator from
Channel, launching the assassination in Dallas. It battle, and she was killed the Peace Corps and later missile crisis. Elected to the husband, Stephen Edward Massachusetts since 1962,
‘Kennedy curse.’ was later revealed that, while after the war in a plane as George McGovern’s Senate the year after JFK’s Smith, was a businessman Mr. Kennedy served
president, he had torrid crash in France with her vice-presidential running death, he was a presidential who worked in the Kennedy alongside 10 presidents
affairs with the likes of lover, Peter Fitzwilliam. mate in 1972. front-runner in 1968 when political machine. and compiled an impressive
Marilyn Monroe. His stylish She died Tuesday. Aug. 11, he too was assassinated. list of legislative
wife, Jackie, widely admired 2009, at a hospital on His wife, Ethel, whom he had achievements on health
for her grace after Dallas, Cape Cod after suffering a met on a ski trip to Mont- care, civil rights, education
later shocked the country by series of strokes. Tremblant, Que., was and immigration. He died
marrying Greek shipping pregnant with their 11th Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009, at
tycoon Aristotle Onassis. child. his home on Cape Cod
after a year-long struggle
with brain cancer.

Caroline Bouvier John Fitzgerald Patrick Bouvier Kara Anne Edward Moore Patrick Joseph
Kennedy Kennedy Jr. Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Jr. Kennedy
Nov. 27, 1957 Nov. 25, 1960 – Aug. 7, 1963 –
July 16, 1999 Aug. 9, 1963 Feb. 27, 1960 Sept. 26, 1961 July 14, 1967
The last of John and
Jackie’s children lived
only two days.

Robert Sargent Maria Owings Timothy Perry Mark Kennedy Anthony Paul
Shriver III Shriver Shriver Shriver Shriver
The only surviving child ‘John-John,’ the three- April 28, 1954 Nov. 6, 1955 Aug. 29, 1959 Feb. 17, 1964 July 20, 1965 In 2003, she was He is co-founder of The youngest Kennedy
of John and Jackie is year-old who bravely diagnosed with lung Marwood Group, a elected to office began
president of the saluted his father’s cancer, which at last development company at 21 in Rhode Island
Kennedy Library coffin, graduated from report was in in Connecticut. He lost before heading to
Foundation and chair New York University law remission. a leg to cancer in Congress in 1994 and
of the American Ballet school, served as an 1973. now serves on the
Theatre. A graduate of assistant district powerful House
Harvard and Columbia attorney for four years, Appropriations
Law School, she is and founded the Committee. He
married to designer political magazine, admitted to cocaine
Edwin Schlossberg, George. He died with The mother of four and He is president and He was a two-term use as a teenager, and
has worked with New his wife Carolyn and former NBC News chief executive officer state legislator in says he has been
York’s schools and has her sister when his correspondent is now of the Special Maryland and now is diagnosed as clinically
written several books. plane crashed off the first lady of Olympics, the vice-president for Save depressed. Blaming
Martha’s Vineyard. California, where her organization founded the Children, a medication, he says he
Their death sparked movie-star husband, by his mother, Eunice. charitable foundation. can’t remember his
allegations of heavy Arnold Schwarzenegger, recent accident —
drinking, drug use, is governor. similarly, his father
infidelity and marital said he blacked out
violence. after Chappaquiddick.

Christopher Sydney Maleia Victoria Robin Elizabeth Stephen Edward William Amanda Mary Kym Maria
Kennedy Lawford Lawford Lawford Lawford Smith, Jr. KennedySmith Smith Smith
March 29, 1955 Aug. 25, 1956 Nov. 4, 1958 July 2, 1961 March 29, 1955 Sept. 4, 1960 April 30, 1967 Nov. 29, 1972

An actor, he is best He was arrested and
known for his role as charged with rape at a
Charlie Brent on the family compound in
daytime soap All My Florida. Acquitted after
Children, but also a much-publicized
appeared last year in trial, he became a
The World’s Fastest physician and an
Indian, starring activist against
Anthony Hopkins. landmines.

Kathleen Joseph Robert David Mary Michael Mary Christopher Matthew Douglas Rory
Kennedy Patrick Francis Anthony Courtney LeMoyne Kerry George Maxwell Harriman Elizabeth
Townsend Kennedy II Kennedy Jr. Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy Taylor Kennedy Kennedy Kennedy
July 4, 1951 Sept. 24, 1952 Jan. 17, 1954 June 15, 1955 – Sept. 9, 1956 Feb. 27, 1958 – Sept. 8, 1959 July 4, 1963 Jan. 11, 1965 March 24, 1967 Dec. 12, 1968
Aug. 25, 1984 Dec. 31, 1997

As lieutenant-governor Sent to Congress by A law professor at New Said to have been the After divorcing her first A political activist who An author and human- A former print Born six months after
of Maryland, she was Massachusetts voters York’s Pace University, hardest hit by his husband, she married worked on his uncle rights advocate, she journalist with the her father’s death, she
the first female from 1987 to 1999, he is a noted father’s assassination Paul Michael Hill, an Ted’s campaign, founded the Robert F. conservative New York is an award-winning
Kennedy to hold he retired from politics environmentalist who in 1968, he was Irishman who was a Michael was alleged to Kennedy Center for Post, he is now a documentary
elected office. She ran to return to Citizens has engaged in protest robbed in New York member of the so- have had an affair with Human Rights, and is correspondent on the filmmaker. Her cousin,
unsuccessfully for Energy Corp., the non- campaigns and written City in 1979 while called Guildford Four — his babysitter in 1997. married to Andrew Fox News Channel. John F. Kennedy Jr.,
governor in Maryland profit agency he numerous articles and reportedly attempting wrongly imprison for On New Year’s Eve that Cuomo, a former was on his way to her
in 2002. founded that supplies books. He is partner in to buy heroin, and died bombing a British pub. year, he died when he federal housing wedding when he
low-cost heating oil to a non-profit company of an overdose at a Mr. Hill’s story was the crashed into a tree secretary now running crashed his plane.
the needy. that donates its profits Florida hotel five years basis for In the Name while playing football to become New York
to clean-river later. of the Father, starring on skis. State’s attorney-
campaigns. Daniel Day-Lewis. general.