Posts Tagged ‘President John F Kennedy’

Biden poised to nominate Caroline Kennedy as US ambassador to Australia

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

President Joe Biden is poised to nominate Caroline Kennedy to serve as ambassador to Australia in one of the highest-profile envoy selections yet by the White House. Kennedy, the daughter of former President John F. Kennedy, served as ambassador to Japan during the Obama administration. She is a longtime friend, ally and donor to Biden Read more

Jean Kennedy Smith, last sibling of President Kennedy, dies at 92

Thursday, June 25th, 2020

Jean Kennedy Smith, a diplomat, humanitarian and author and the last surviving sibling of the late President John F. Kennedy, died on June 17 at her home in Manhattan. She was 92. President Bill Clinton nominated her to serve as ambassador to Ireland in 1993, and she held the post until 1998. When he nominated Read more