Happy 100th Birthday Former President John Kennedy! The Kennedys - Style Icons

May 29, 2017, marks the 100th birthday of former President John Kennedy. As you may know, former President Kennedy was assassinated on a trip to Texas while riding in a motorcade. His assassinated went down as one of the most shocking moments in America history. The Kennedy family is known as the royal family of the United States and John and Jackie Kennedy where the royal couple. John Kennedy and his wife were trendsetters.

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The Kennedy's attended his inauguration without wearing a top hat, (which was the popular style for men to wear at the time) men stopped wearing top hats altogether. Jackie Kennedy is known as a fashion icon just as much as she is known as former first lady. Here is a look at the effortless style of John and Jackie Kennedy.

Jackie Kennedy in a Christian Dior dress at the white house in 1962

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Jackie Kennedy on a state visit to India in 1962

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John and Jackie Kennedy on their wedding day in 1953

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John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy playing a game of tennis at the in 1953.

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John and Jackie Kennedy on a trip visiting Texas. This would be the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated. Mrs. Kennedy's pink suit is from Chanel

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Fashion was essential to the Kennedy family image. They had a very preppy and classy fashion sense that will be emulated for the rest of time.