He is not the greatest President the USA has ever had, but he sure is the most famous one. John F Kennedy aka JFK was shot on this day 50 years ago. His assassination is the world’s longest running Who Done It?
Here are some old photos of him, his family and his funeral.

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File handout image shows former U.S. President John F Kennedy and first lady Jackie Kennedy in front of the Blair House in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy sitting on a yacht with his daughter Caroline off Hyannis Port, Massachusetts. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy walking with his son John F Kennedy Jr. at the White House in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy meeting with former Soviet leader Khrushchev at the U.S. Embassy in Vienna. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy walking with his son John F Kennedy Jr. at the White House in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy signing a proclamation at the White House in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy and first lady Jackie Kennedy watching the 1962 America's Cup races off Newport, Rhode Island. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy and first lady Jackie Kennedy attending a dinner at the White House in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former United States President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jackie Kennedy attending a dinner at the White House in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy aboard PT 109 boat during World War II. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy posing with crew of PT 109 boat during World War II. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy and astronaut Glenn looking inside space capsule Friendship 7 at Cape Canaveral. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy at his White House Oval Office desk while son JFK Jr. looks out from underneath. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout shows former U.S. President Kennedy sitting in a rowboat with son John F Kennedy Jr on Bailey's Beach in Newport. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File Handout shows then U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy shaking hands with workers in Medford Square in Medford, Massachusetts. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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U.S. flag that draped coffin of U.S. President John F. Kennedy is displayed with photograph of widow Jacqueline Kenendy at press preview of the special exhibition A Nation Remembers in Boston. BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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Dallas Police Department archive image shows accused Kennedy assassin Oswald holding a rifle. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Dallas Police Department archive image shows rifle of accused Kennedy assassin Oswald. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy arriving at Love Field in Dallas. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy exiting the Hotel Texas in Fort Worth. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows former U.S. President Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy riding in motorcade in Dallas. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows the casket of former U.S. President Kennedy during funeral procession in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows the casket of former U.S. President Kennedy being placed in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows the funeral caisson of former U.S. President Kennedy entering the White House driveway in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows pallbearers carrying the casket of former U.S. President Kennedy at the White House in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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File handout image shows Kennedy family members departing the funeral ceremony for former U.S. President Kennedy at the U.S. Capital in Washington. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Handout photo of eyewitnesses to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy covering their children after shots were fired at President Kennedy. HANDOUT/REUTERS

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The 18-year-old Ban Ki-moon, South Korea's Foreign Minister, listens to speech of late US President John F. Kennedy during meeting with international students at the White House. Ho New/REUTERS

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Blank membership cards of The Carousel Club were presented to the media in Dallas, Texas. REUTERS

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Handwritten notes on the travel schedule of former U.S. President John F. Kennedy on the day he was shot is displayed as part of an auction in Amesbury. REUTERS

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Two tickets to the Army Navy Game in 1962 that belonged to former U.S. President John F. Kennedy and his special assistant David Powers is displayed as part of an auction in Amesbury. REUTERS

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Photos of former U.S. President John F. Kennedy and his wife Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis are displayed among other items as part of an auction in Amesbury. Jessica RinaldiREUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy greets a crowd at a political rally in Fort Worth, Texas several hours before his assassination in this November
22, 1963 photo by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003. REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy is seen working in the Oval Office in the White House in this 1963 photo by White House photographer Robert
Knudsen provided by the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003. REUTERS

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Presidential limo sits outside Parkland hospital in Dalls after the 1963 assassination of President John F Kennedy REUTERS

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A picture of President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy near their graves at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington,
Virginia, November 22, 2003. Today marks the 40th anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy in Dallas, Texas. REUTERS

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Telegram from Robert Kennedy inviting Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to attend the funeral of President John F. Kennedy is seen in New York
on August 26, 2003. This first public exhibition of the Collection of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s, is seen on display at Sotheby's auction house where it is for sale as a whole and is on display through
September 8. REUTERS

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File photo of John Kennedy Jr and his mother. REUTERS

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The 1961 Lincoln limousine in which U.S. President John F. Kennedy was assassinated is pictured near the location where U.S. President Barack Obama held a democratic party fundraiser at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn. Jason ReedREUTERS

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Map of Cuba annotated by John F Kennedy is displayed at his library in Boston.. Brian SnyderREUTERS

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Curator holds notes written by former US President John F Kennedy on his first day in office in Boston.. Brian SnyderREUTERS

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The audience watches the Boston premiere of the film Letters to Jackie at the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston, Massachusetts. Brian SnyderREUTERS

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Handout picture showing a bullet hole next to a clothier's label inside the suit coat worn by Governor John Connally in Dallas. Handout .REUTERS

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Handout photo of then U.S. President Kennedy with then Secretary of Defense McNamara and Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff General D. Taylor in Washington. Handout .REUTERS

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Handout photo of then U.S. President Kennedy with daughter Caroline during Easter holiday celebrations in Palm Beach. Handout .REUTERS

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Handout photo of then U.S. President Kennedy with representatives from NAACP in Oval Office at the White House, Washington. Handout .REUTERS

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Gravesites of former US President Kennedy and wife Jacqueline are shown at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia. Gary CameronREUTERS

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November 22, 1993 will mark the 30th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. President and Mrs. John F. Kennedy, and Texas Governor John Connally ride through Dallas moments before Kennedy was assassinated, November 22, 1963 - RTXEYOL REUTERS

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Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis shown in this June 27, 1953 photograph with then Senator John F. Kennedy in Hyannisport, Massachuestts - RTXFCJ7 REUTERS

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Copies of Russian files gathered by the KGB on Lee Harvey Oswald and the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy were released by the U.S. government August 5 in Washington, D.C. at the National Archives. Pictured here is a copy of an envelope containing a letter sent by Oswald to the Supreme Soviet asking for political asylum in the former U.S.S.R. - RTXJ4HP REUTERS

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U.S. Vice President Lyndon Baines Johnson (C) takes the presidential oath of office from Judge Sarah T. Hughes (2nd from L) as President John F. Kennedy's widow first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (2nd from R) stands at his side aboard Air Force One at Love Field in Dallas, Texas just two hours after Kennedy was shot in this November 22, 1963 photo by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton provided by the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. Attending the swearing in are Assistant Presidential Press Secretary Malcolm Kilduff (L-front), Special Assistant to the President Jack Valenti (L-Rear), U.S. Congressman Albert Thomas (2nd from L-Rear) and U.S. Congressman Jack Brooks (Far R). The fortieth anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003.REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy's brother, U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy (L-R), his widow first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy and his brother U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy lead mourners away from the White House bound for his funeral in this November 25, 1963 photo by National Park Service photographer Abbie Rowe obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003. REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy's body lies in state in the East Room of the White House early November 23, 1963 after being returned to Washington from Dallas, Texas in this photo by National Park Service photographer Abbie Rowe obtained from the John F. Kennedy presidential library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003.REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy's body is loaded aboard Air Force One at Love Field in Dallas, Texas for the return flight to Washington as First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy (Far R) looks on in this November 22, 1963 photo by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003.REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy's brother, U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, his sister Patricia Lawford, his son, John F. Kennedy Jr, his wife, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy and his daughter Caroline Kennedy watch as his casket departs the White House bound for the U.S. Capitol in this November 24, 1963 photo by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003.REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy and first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy arrive at Love Field in Dallas, Texas less than an hour before his assassination in this November 22, 1963 photo by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003.REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy delivers a speech at a rally in Fort Worth, Texas several hours before his assassination in this November 22, 1963 photo by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003. Texas Governor John Connely, who was seriously wounded in the assassination, looks over the president's shoulder at right. REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy indicates that his wife, first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, is still inside the hotel behind him as he attends a political rally in Fort Worth, Texas several hours before his assassination in this November 22, 1963 photo by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy (R) attends a breakfast in Fort Worth, Texas with Vice President Lyndon Johnson (L) and first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (C) several hours before his assassination in this November 22, 1963 photo by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003.REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy's brother, U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, his sister Patricia Lawford, his daughter Caroline Kennedy, his widow Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy and his son John F. Kennedy Jr. depart the U.S. Capitol after accompanying the president's casket to the Capitol rotunda in this November 24, 1963 photo by National Park Service photographer Abbie Rowe obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003.REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy's widow, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, stands with their young son John F. Kennedy Jr. and daughter Caroline as they watch the president's casket depart the White House in a cortege bound for the U.S. Capitol in this November 24, 1963 photo by National Park Service photographer Abbie Rowe obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003. REUTERS

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President John F. Kennedy's widow, first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy, and his brother U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, walk into the White House grand foyer behind his casket upon its return from Dallas, Texas in the early morning hours of November 23, 1963 in this photo by White House photographer Robert Knudsen obtained from the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. The 40th anniversary of Kennedy's assassination will be on November 22, 2003. REUTERS