Fifty years after his death, President John F. Kennedy's life and legacy continues to capture the hearts and minds of an entire nation. Experience the history all over again as a new generation of Americans are introduced to the compelling story of this unforgettable leader, and the political dynasty that he left behind. Insightful and concise, this 8 part documentary series covers the life of J.F.K., from his perilous birth to his dramatic assassination in 1963. Remembered as much for his charisma, as for his formidable intellect, this series explores the highlights of his life; from WWII hero, to respected U.S. Senator, to the 1960's Presidential race against Richard Nixon; from his famous inaugural speech, to his final days of his brief presidency, and all points in-between. This is the story of the man who gave the people of this nation a renewed sense of pride and the confidence to forge ahead in the midst of the Cold War. Journey with US through the pivotal moments that created one of America's most beloved, influential and controversial figures.