The life and death of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy is steeped in legend, lore and supposition. The man most frequently referred to as JFK fascinated his contemporaries, and has continued to posthumously intrigue every generation since his untimely death by assassination. There are more strange facts about that fateful, November day in 1963 than we could possibly list, but we’ll stick to a variety of “Did you know…?” about the former president. Consider these 15 facts about President John F. Kennedy. It will only add to the mystery of the man who has become American iconography.