Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy

John F. Kennedy, Jr. and Carolyn Bessette People August 18, 2014
1966 - 1999

Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy  American Model


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Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy passed away on 16th Jul 1999 aged 33.


Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy was previously married to John Kennedy Jr. (1996 - 1999).

She was in relationships with Michael Bergin (1990 - 1995) and John Cullen.


American Model Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy passed away on 16th Jul 1999 Ocean around Martha`s Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA aged 33. Born Carolyn Jeanne Bessette on 7th January, 1966 (Capricorn) in White Plains, New York, USA and educated at Greenwich High School, Greenwich, CT (1984), Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy is most remembered for Wife of John F. Kennedy, Jr.. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy is a member of the following lists: American publicists, Accidental deaths in Massachusetts and People from White Plains, New York.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 6 years, 6 months - -
Dating2 5 years 3 years, 6 months -
Total3 6 years, 6 months 4 years, 10 months 5 years


First Name Carolyn
Middle Name Jeanne
Maiden Name Bessette
Full Name at Birth Carolyn Jeanne Bessette
Alternative Name Carol, Caroline, Carolyn
Age 33 (age at death) years
Birthday 7th January, 1966
Birthplace White Plains, New York, USA
Died 16th July, 1999
Place of Death Ocean around Martha`s Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA
Cause of Death Accident - Airplane
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Greenwich High School, Greenwich, CT (1984)
University Boston University (1988), Boston University
Occupation Text Calvin Klein (salewoman publicist)
Occupation Model
Claim to Fame Wife of John F. Kennedy, Jr.
Official Websites
Father Richard Freeman (step father), William J. Bessette
Sister Lauren Bessette, Lisa Ann Bessette
Family Member John F. Kennedy, Jr., Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Carolyn Jeanne Bessette-Kennedy (January 7, 1966 – July 16, 1999) was a former publicist for Calvin Klein and the wife of John F. Kennedy Jr., the son of U.S. President John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. Upon her marriage, Bessette-Kennedy's relationship with her husband and her fashion sense became the subject of intense media scrutiny, drawing comparisons to her mother-in-law Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.

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Partner Comparison

Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy33 CapricornModel
John Kennedy Jr.38 SagittariusBusiness
Michael Bergin47 PiscesActor
John Cullen52 LeoBusiness


Posted commentsView all comments (4)

rn_tracy1_rnMay 15, 2013

Phillip, If you don't like American lies, don't read American websites about American people (Bessettes/Kennedys=
Americans) And for the record, English, French, and others lie too.

stmichael777liveSep 4, 2011

She and her husband were an amazing couple. I wish they had children. God bless their souls.

PHILLIPSep 3, 2007

NOT, TOO BE RUDE PLEASE CORRECT YALL MISS INFORMATION ABOUT THE bessette`s being of french and italian descent because i have a real royal friend who doesn`t like american lies .yall need to straighten that false information out.we looked they are not .and i mean the real genelogy. thank you

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