Boyhood in Brookline: The Challenges and Character of Young Jack Kennedy
FOR GRADES 2–5
By the close of the program students can:
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Did You Know?
The United States declared war against Germany on April 6, 1917. One week later the Boston Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 10-2 on opening day in New York. The next month, on May 29 at 3:00 in the afternoon, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born in the family’s Brookline home.