Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 11 and 12 @ 9pm on HDTV
American Experience JFK, Part 1 Follow JFK’s rise to power from his birth to his election as president in 1960 — the youngest man ever to be elected to the office. With illuminating interviews from family members, historian Robert Dallek and author Robert Caro, this episode offers new insight into Kennedy’s early years.
American Experience JFK Part 2 Explore JFK’s presidency, triumph in the Cuban Missile Crisis and unfulfilled promise of a life cut short. This episode features frank appraisals by administration officials, including John Siegenthaler, Thomas Hughes and Harris Wofford, civil rights leaders Andrew Young and Julian Bond, and journalists Evan Thomas and Richard Reeves.
Part One premieres Monday, November 11 @ 9pm on HDTV
Part Two premieres Tuesday, November 12 @ 9pm on HDTV