Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Before They Were President, Pt. 2: JFK at Disneyland
Before he was President, John F. Kennedy was seen on the steps of City Hall in Town Square at Disneyland. From the publicity blurb that accompanied this 1980 print:
JFK VISITS DISNEYLAND—Two of the many notable persons who have visited Disneyland over the years were then-Senator John F. Kennedy and President Sekou Toure of Guinea. Kennedy and Toure toured the Magic Kingdom during October, 1959. The Park is commemorating its July 17 silver anniversary with many special events during 1980.
Brother Ted also made it to Disneyland & Town Square:
As did Robert, seen here riding the Matterhorn with astronaut John Glenn, June 2, 1968:
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