The Kennedys are more or less American royalty. Many members of the prominent family have been involved in politics: as ambassadors, state legislators and senators – and, of course, in one case as President. Until tragedy struck. The 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy gave the Kennedys a place in America’s consciousness that few, if any, had ever seen before. Now a grandson of JFK is coming into the public eye, though, and he looks and acts just like his famous ancestors.