John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly known as JFK, was born on this day in history, May 29th in 1917 in Brookline, Massachusetts. He was elected president and ultimately was assassinated while in office on November 22, 1963. He spent the majority of his life as a public figure, as his family was constantly in the spotlight. There is a vast number of books and publications about him, but there are a few little-known facts about him that stand out. Here are 10 interesting facts about the 35th president.