Stars Pay Tribute to President Kennedy on 50th Anniversary of Assassination
By Shari Weiss | 6:00 pm, November 22nd, 2013
Celebrities took to Twitter on Friday to pay tribute to President John F. Kennedy on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Kennedy was gunned down by Lee Harvey Oswald while riding in a motorcade with wife Jackie in Dallas on November 22, 1963. A number of stars have shared personal memories, reflections, and famous JFK quotes to mark the historic occasion. See the celebrity tweets below!
As we remember JFK, I think it’s significant his most famous line was “Ask not what your country can do for you!” #PersonalResponsibilty
— Rob Lowe (@RobLowe) November 22, 2013
Rest in peace, Mr. President. #JFK http://t.co/kZB6mQ2Amh
— Kourtney Kardashian (@KourtneyKardash) November 22, 2013
“Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men” ~ John F. Kennedy
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) November 22, 2013
“My fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country.” #RIP #50years http://t.co/sdraPJ2xKs
— Kris Jenner (@KrisJenner) November 22, 2013
50 years ago today America lost a hero, President John F. Kennedy. A moment that changed history. #JFK
— MichelleTrachtenberg (@RealMichelleT) November 22, 2013
“We do these things not because they are easy but because they are hard.” #JFK 50 years. What a different world we were then.
— Marlee Matlin (@MarleeMatlin) November 22, 2013
we were on the playground in 3rd grade mrs eckstrum called us inside to tell us the news. president kennedy had been… http://t.co/mobDRjo9xN
— Sandra Bernhard (@SandraBernhard) November 22, 2013
Major discussion re: #JFK in #EasyStreet; what started and what ended in #America in his 3 short years. Some of my clearest memories.
— Ron Perlman (@perlmutations) November 22, 2013
50 years since we lost an amazing man. “A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on” #JFK pic.twitter.com/MP8bqjk3gJ
— Anna Farris (@annaefarris7) November 23, 2013
President john F. Kennedy was a very special man. Let’s take a moment to truly remember what all he accomplished.
— sinbad (@sinbadbad) November 22, 2013