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The life of JFK (2)

In this January 5, 1938 file photo, Joseph P. Kennedy, left, U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, stands with his 20 year old son, John F. Kennedy, in New York. Kennedy was the second son, and one of nine children, of business tycoon Joseph P. Kennedy. When first son Joseph Jr. was killed during World War II, John became the designated heir.

Photo Credit: AP Photo / Library of Congress