OTD in History… January 25, 1961, John F Kennedy becomes the first president to hold a televised press conference

Source: JFK Library, taken by Abbie Rowe
Source: JFK Library

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Bonnie K. Goodman BA, MLIS (McGill University) is a Professional Librarian (CBPQ) & historian. Former editor @ History News Network & reporter @ Examiner.com.

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Bonnie K. Goodman BA, MLIS (McGill University) is a Professional Librarian (CBPQ) & historian. Former editor @ History News Network & reporter @ Examiner.com.

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