Eunice, Jack, Rosemary, Jean, Joseph Sr.,Teddy, Rose, Joe Jr., Patricia, Bobby and Kathleen. One of the last times the entire family would be photographed together. Joseph and Rose Kennedy's family on the eve of the beginning of WWll. Amazing accomplishments and world fame would be overshadowed with great tragedy and premature deaths that even Will Shakespeare would shake his head at.
Joseph P. Kennedy and his wife Rosemary Kennedy pose with their nine children for this picture in 1938 at Bronxville, N.Y. From left are, seated: Eunice, Jean, Edward (on lap of his father), Patricia, and Kathleen. Standing: Rosemary, Robert, John, Mrs. Kennedy, and Joseph, Jr. (AP Photo/Boston Globe, File)
Ethel Kennedy kneels at the coffin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis during funeral services May 23, 1994 at Arlington National Cemetery. Behind Mrs. Kennedy is Rep. Joseph Kennedy II, D-Mass., his wife Beth, left, and his sister Kathleen Kennedy Townsend.