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Encyclopedia > John F. Fitzgerald

For the American author John Fitzgerald, see John D. Fitzgerald. For the footballer, see John Fitzgerald. John Dennis Fitzgerald (1907- 1988) was an American author. ... John Francis Honey Fitz Fitzgerald (February 11, 1863 - October 2, 1950) was a US Democratic Party politician and the grandfather of John F. Kennedy. ...


John Francis "Honey Fitz" Fitzgerald (February 11, 1863October 2, 1950) was a politician and the grandfather of President John F. Kennedy. February 11 is the 42nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1863 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... October 2nd is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... 1950 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... A politician is an individual involved in politics. ... For the pop band, see Presidents of the United States of America. ... JFK redirects here. ...


Fitzgerald was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Irish immigrants. He became a banker in Boston and was active in the local Democratic Party. In 1892 he became a member of the Massachusetts Senate and would later be elected to Congress. In 1906 Fitzgerald became the mayor of Boston. He was the most prominent political figure in the city of Boston along with Patrick J. Kennedy. Nickname: Beantown, The Hub (of the Universe), Athens of America Location in Massachusetts Founded  -Incorporated September 17, 1630 1820, as a city  County Suffolk County Mayor Thomas Menino (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 232. ... State nickname: Bay State Other U.S. States Capital Boston Largest city Boston Governor Mitt Romney (R) Official languages English Area 27,360 km² (44th)  - Land 20,317 km²  - Water 7,043 km² (25. ... The essential function of a bank is to provide services related to the storing of deposits and the extending of credit. ... The Democratic Party is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... 1892 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... A senate is a deliberative body, often the upper house or chamber of a legislature. ... The Congress of the United States is the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States of America. ... 1906 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... A mayor (from the Latin maÄ«or, meaning larger,greater) is the politician who serves as chief executive official of some types of municipalities. ... Patrick Joseph Kennedy (January 14, 1858 – May 18, 1929) was an American politician. ...


In 1914 these two powerful political families (Kennedy and Fitzgerald) were united when Patrick Kennedy's son Joe married Fitzgerald's daughter Rose. 1914 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... John, Robert, and Edward Kennedy The Kennedy family is a prominent family in American politics and government descending from the marriage of Joseph P. and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy. ... This article is about the politician, Joseph Kennedy, Sr. ... Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy (July 22 , 1890 - January 22, 1995) married into the Kennedy family and became its matriarch in the second half of the 20th century, when its members helped shape American politics. ...


Fitzgerald was an unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Massachusetts in 1922. Governor of Massachusetts Part the Second, Chapter II, Section I, Article I of the Massachusetts Constitution reads, There shall be a supreme executive magistrate, who shall be styled, The Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; and whose title shall be -- His Excellency. ... 1922 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ...


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John F. Fitzgerald - definition of John F. Fitzgerald in Encyclopedia (168 words)
Fitzgerald was born in Boston, the son of Irish immigrants.
In 1906 Fitzgerald became the mayor of Boston.
Fitzgerald was an unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Massachusetts in 1922.
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