"John was a shining light in our lives and in the lives of the nation and the world that first came to know him when he was a little boy. He was a devoted husband to Carolyn, a loving brother to Caroline and an amazing uncle to her children, a close and dear friend to his cousins and a beloved nephew to my sisters and me." - Senator Edward M. Kennedy
October 15 1962-Youngest Kennedy Watches White House Ceremony With the First Lady as a guide,John F.Kennedy,Jr.,son of the President watches his father give a formal greeting to Algerian Premier Ahmed Ben Bella in the first use of colorful state greeting ceremony on the White House grounds. Mrs. Kennedy and the boy watched from the Rose Garden near the executive mansion on the south grounds.