Today on Swackett :: JFK

Swackett remembers John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly known as “Jack” or by his initials JFK; who was the 35th President of the United States, serving from January 1961 until he was assassinated on this day at 12:29 PM (CST) in 1963.

Peep Artist: Aaron Greer
Original Broadcast Date: November 22, 2014

Today on Swackett: Alan Peepard

Swackett remembers Alan Bartlett Shepard, Jr.;  an American naval aviator, test pilot, flag officer, NASA astronaut, and businessman, who in 1961 became the second person, and the first American, to travel into space.  (born November 18th)

Peep Artist:  Michael A. Zug
Original Broadcast Date:  November 18, 2013

Today on Swackett: Gone with the Peep

Swackett remembers Vivien Leigh, Lady Olivier; a British stage and film actress who won two Best Actress Academy Awards for her performances as “southern belles”: Scarlett O’Hara in Gone with the Wind. (born November 6th)

Peep Artist:  Michael A. Zug
Original Broadcast Date:  November 6, 2013