56 years ago when JFK spoke at the War Memorial. Two days after his debate with Nixon. Nine days after RFK was here.

In keeping with our┬áPresidential visits to Rochester series (BELOW), on September 28th, 1960, Democratic presidential candidate and Massachusetts Senator John F. Kennedy spoke at the War Memorial. On September 28th, 1960, during his campaign against Vice President Richard Nixon, JFK spoke before a capacity crowd at the War Memorial on a visit cheered by 50,000. … Continue reading 56 years ago when JFK spoke at the War Memorial. Two days after his debate with Nixon. Nine days after RFK was here.