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A ceremony has taken place at the US Embassy in Dublin to mark the 50th anniversary of John F Kennedy’s death.

President John F KennedyThe former American President was assassinated in Dallas Texas on November 22nd, 1963 – at the age of 46.

Commemoration events are being held across America today to mark his death.

The Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore laid a wreath on behalf of the Government at the US Embassy this morning.

The American Deputy Ambassador to Ireland Stuart Dwyer says JFK’s legacy has had a lasting impact: