05/29/2013 12:15 pm ET Updated May 29, 2013

John F. Kennedy's Birthday: On JFK's 96th, A Look Back At His Early Life And Famous Quotes

John F. Kennedy was born on May 29, 1917. Forty-three years later, he became the 35th president -- the youngest man elected to office and the youngest to die. Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963.

Below, a look back on Kennedy's early years and most memorable quotes.

John F. Kennedy Quotes And Photos From Early Years