This day 60 years ago – 20 January 1961 – John F. Kennedy was inaugurated as U.S. President, the first ever Roman Catholic.
Kennedy was sworn in on a bible that his great-grandfather, Thomas Fitzgerald, brought with him when he emigrated from the village of Bruff, Co Limerick. pic.twitter.com/c98TIpVfYi
— This Day in Irish History (@ThisDayIrish) January 20, 2021
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