Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
President of the United States, 1961-1963.
Senator John F Kennedy visits DU and gives speech at the City Auditorium on Economic policy on February 24, 1958.
Sources Carnes, Del. “Shift in Aid Urged: Sen. Kennedy Talks to 8,200 in Denver,” The Denver Post, February 25th, 1958.
Announced in the Denver Clarion that Senator John F. Kennedy will be the sixth speaker in the DU Social Science Foundation's current lecture series on world affairs (1958). His topic of discussion is "The Challenge We Face" at 8:30pm on Monday February 24, 1958 in the Denver City Auditorium.
After a ticket rush (over 6,000 requests), the speech given by Kennedy originally scheduled for City Auditorium Theater has been moved to City Auditorium Arena on February 24, 1958.
Article in the February 28, 1958 Denver Clarion, states that Kennedy Urges Educational Changes.
Blasts Republicans for Complacent National Stand in Denver Civic Center Address on September 23, 1960.
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Abstract CCH Legislative Seminar Attracts Regional Delegates. World Affairs Series – Aspiring Senator Kennedy Next Foundation Speaker. Mid-Week Chapel Offers Program on Brotherhood. Perishing Rifles Push Blood Drive; Solicit ROTC Personnel as Donors. High Schools Conclude Speech Meet. K-Book Queen Committee Holds Initial Elimination. Hindu Spiritual Leader Visits DU in March.
Dates: 1958 February 11
Abstract Warren Critic to Speak on Kennedy Assassination. Frodo Lives, Tolkien Fans to Cry During Denver Talk-in Next Week. ’67 Winter Carnival – Ski Swap, Movies Added to Agenda. Deadline Nears for K-book Pix.
Dates: 1966 December 2