Ethel Kennedy & Robert F. Kennedy

Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy
1945 - 1968
Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy  

Ethel Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy were married for 17 years before Robert F. Kennedy died, leaving behind his partner and 11 children.

They had 11 children, Kathleen (72), Joseph (71), Robert (70), David (68), Courtney (67), Michael (66), Mary Kerry (64), Christopher George (60), Matthew Maxwell Taylor (59), Douglas Harriman (57) and Rory Elizabeth Katherine (55).


Ethel Kennedy is a 95 year old American Spouse. Born Ethel Skakel on 11th April, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois and educated at Convent of the Sacred Heart, she is famous for Wife of Senator Robert F. Kennedy. Her zodiac sign is Aries.

American Politician Robert F. Kennedy was born Robert Francis Kennedy on 20th November, 1925 in Brookline, Massachusetts, USA and passed away on 6th Jun 1968 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 42. He is most remembered for Slain Presidential candidate and brother of JFK. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1950 - 17th Jun 1950 5 months, 17 days
Married17th Jun 1950 - Jun 1968 17 years, 11 months
Total 1945 - Jun 1968 23 years, 5 months

(17 June 1950 - 6 June 1968) (his death) (11 children)
On June 17, 1950, Kennedy married Ethel Skakel at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Greenwich, Connecticut. Kennedy graduated from law school in June 1951 and flew with Ethel to Greenwich to stay in his father-in-law's guest house. The couple's first child, Kathleen, was born on July 4, 1951.
On June 17, 1950, he married socialite Ethel Skakel, the third daughter of businessman George and Ann Skakel (née Brannack). The couple had eleven children; Kathleen (born 1951), Joseph (born 1952), Robert Jr. (born 1954), David (1955–1984), Courtney (born 1956), Michael (1958–1997), Kerry (born 1959), Christopher (born 1963), Max (born 1965), Douglas (born 1967), and Rory (born 1968). Rory was born the December after her father's assassination.
Kennedy owned a home at the well-known Kennedy Compound on Cape Cod in Hyannis Port, but spent most of his time at his estate in McLean, Virginia, known as Hickory Hill, located west of Washington, D.C. His widow Ethel and their children continued to live at Hickory Hill after his death. She now lives full-time at the Hyannis Port home.

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Relationship Timeline

12th December, 1968 - Child
Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy - Child - Rory Elizabeth Katherine

24th March, 1967 - Child
Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy - Child - Douglas Harriman

11th January, 1965 - Child

4th July, 1963 - Child
Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy - Child - Christopher George

8th September, 1959 - Child

27th February, 1958 - Child
Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy - Child - Michael

9th September, 1956 - Child
Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy - Child - Courtney

15th June, 1955 - Child

17th January, 1954 - Child

24th September, 1952 - Child

4th July, 1951 - Child

17th June, 1950 - Marriage

1950 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Ethel Kennedy
Robert F. Kennedy
Ethel Kennedy
Robert F. Kennedy
Age (at start of relationship)
5' 3" (160 cm)
5' 10" (178 cm)
Hair Color
Brown - Light
Eye Color
Brown - Dark
Roman Catholic
Roman Catholic


KathleenFemale4th July, 195172 years old
JosephMale24th September, 195271 years old
RobertMale17th January, 195470 years old
DavidMale15th June, 195568 years old
CourtneyFemale9th September, 195667 years old
MichaelMale27th February, 195866 years old
Mary KerryFemale8th September, 195964 years old
Christopher GeorgeMale4th July, 196360 years old
Matthew Maxwell TaylorMale11th January, 196559 years old
Douglas HarrimanMale24th March, 196757 years old
Rory Elizabeth KatherineFemale12th December, 196855 years old



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