Ethel Kennedy is an American human-rights activist known for being the widow of Senator Robert F. Kennedy. She is also known for being the founder of the nonprofit charitable organization the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights whose goal is to bring into reality Robert Kennedy's dream of promoting human rights in order to bring about fairness and peace in the world.
Her parents were George Skakel and Ann Brannack. She was married to Robert Francis Kennedy from 1950 until his assassination in 1968. The marriage produced eleven children.
In 2014, US President Barack Obama honored her with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which is the highest honor a civilian in the United States can receive.
is a famous American wife of Robert F. Kennedy,
who was born on
April 11, 1928. As a person born on this date, Ethel Kennedy is listed in our database as the 12th
most popular celebrity for the day (April 11) and the 25th most popular for the year (1928).
People born on April 11
fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram.
Ethel Kennedy is the 443rd most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Ethel Kennedy's birthday, Ethel Kennedy is the 2942nd most famous American and ranks 263rd in famous people born in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
In general, Ethel Kennedy ranks as the 5319th
most popular famous person, and the 16th most popular family member of all time.
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