On September 12th in 1953, Massachusetts Senator, John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier, better known as Jackie O, wed in Newport, Rhode Island.
Other Events on September 12:
1944: Singer, Barry White, was born in Galveston, Texas.
1953: Nikita Khrushchev was elected leader of the Communist Part of the Soviet Union.
1977: Steven Biko, a South African black student leader, died in police custody triggering international outcry and objection to South Africa's Apartheid policies.
2003: Johnny Cash died at the age of 71.
2013: NASA Voyager 1 became the first space craft to leave the Solar System
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