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John F Kennedy and Richard M Nixon have shaped our country in different ways They each had very separate lives yet they always seemed to cross each others paths They both had several similarities and many differencesJohn Fitzgerald Kennedy was born in Brooklyn Massachusetts on May 29 1917 to a very wealthy family His father was a well-off businessman and ambassador His father taught him self-confidence and passion for competition His familys wealth and influence helped to raise his political power John Kennedy ranked only 64th in his class of 112 but was voted most likely to succeed He was decorated for heroism during the war John received a Purple Heart fighting in it His older brother Robert was killed in World War II During the election his opinions were more liberal than Nixons were He was a winning personality lively family good intelligence tireless energy and courage During the debates he was poised and confident In 1961 he became the youngest president and the 1st one to be of the Roman Catholic religion His personal charm and promise to get the country moving again got him the presidency Kennedy dealt with severe challenges in Cuba and Berlin Much of Kennedys program was unfulfilled until Johnson was put in office The United States space program surged ahead during his short term His term was never fulfilled as he was shot and killed on November 22 1963 in Dallas Texas Richard Milhous Nixon was born in California on January 9 1913 His father had merely a 6th grade education and moved jobs constantly Nixon ranked 3rd in his graduating class of 25 and was extremely intelligent When he ran against Kennedy he was committed to practical liberalism He had a lot a discipline and great ambition During the debates he seemed tired and ill at ease He lost against Kennedy for president in 1961 but was the preceding president after Lyndon B Johnson Nixon was a
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