Profession: Publisher and Lawyer
Why Famous: Son of U.S. President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, and a nephew of Senators Robert F. Kennedy and Ted Kennedy.
He died in a plane crash along with his wife Carolyn Jeanne Bessette and her elder sister Lauren on July 16, 1999.
- 1996-09-21 Elder son of U.S. President John F. Kennedy and magazine publisher John F. Kennedy Jr. (35) weds Caroline Bisset (30) at the wood-frame Brack Chapel of the First African Baptist Church in Cumberland Island, Georgia
- 1993-07-06 John F. Kennedy Jr, gives notice of quitting as ADA in Manhattan
- 1995-09-26 "George" magazine premieres, published by John F. Kennedy Jr
- 1999-07-16 John F. Kennedy Jr., his wife Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, and sister-in-law Lauren Bessette are killed in a plane crash off the coast of Martha's Vineyard. The Piper Saratoga aircraft was piloted by Kennedy.