US 1967 John Fitzgerald Kennedy 13c. Scott. 1287

US 1967 John Fitzgerald Kennedy 13c. Scott. 1287

Series: Prominent Americans Definitives

Stamp details: John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963) - 35th President of the United States

Issued date: 29-05-1967 (dd/mm/yyyy)
Face value: 13c.

Emission: Definitive
Watermark: No Watermark

Catalogue No:-
Scott (USA): 1287
Stanley Gibbons (UK): 1270
Michel (Germany): 922y
Yvert et Tellier (France): 820

Dimensions (height x width):
26mm x 22mm

Printer: Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Print Method: Rotary press

Stamp Colors: Brown
Perforation: Perf 11 x 10
Paper: Tagged

Themes: Famous People, Head of State

Description:- John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963), often referred to by his initials JFK and the nickname Jack, was an American politician who served as the 35th president of the United States from 1961 until his assassination near the end of his third year in office. Kennedy was the youngest person to assume the presidency by election. He was also the youngest president at the end of his tenure. Kennedy served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his work as president concerned relations with the Soviet Union and Cuba. A Democrat, he represented Massachusetts in both houses of the U.S. Congress prior to his presidency.