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On The Anniversary Of JFK's Death, These Photos Show The President Doing What He Did Best In Life

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On the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's death, many are remembering key moments from the former Commander-in-Chief's life.

Below, a series of photos from Life showing Kennedy as a senator on the campaign trail:

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Presidential candidate John F. Kennedy leaps from a car while campaigning, 1960. (Paul Schutzer—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

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John F. Kennedy gives a speech while standing on a kitchen chair in West Virginia's coal country, 1960. (Hank Walker—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

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Sen. John Kennedy campaigns in West Virginia, 1960. (Hank Walker—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

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John F. Kennedy rides in a car with his wife Jackie upon his return home from the Democratic National Convention in 1960. (Paul Schutzer—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

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Senator John F. Kennedy checks over a speech at a stop during his presidential campaign, 1960. (Paul Schutzer—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Visit Life for more photos of Kennedy.

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