American Experience

JFK, Part 2, chapter 1

Clip: Season 1 | 7m 28s

Kennedy is inaugurated President in 1961; "Ask not what your country can do for you..." JFK gives the first live televised press conference by a President.

Aired: 11/12/13

Rating: NR

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