JFK Library in Boston Honors Former President on His 100th Birthday

The country is celebrating the life and legacy of President John. F. Kennedy as he would have turned 100 Monday.

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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Signage on the JFK 100: Milestones & Mements Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: An 800 pound cake shaped like the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library at JFK100 Celebration on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Guests check out various items from President John F. Kennedy's on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Various items owned by President John F. Kennedy on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mements Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: An 800 pound cake shaped like the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library at JFK100 Celebration on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Members of the U.S. Navy Band perform at the JFK100 Celebration at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Guests check out various items owned by President John F. Kennedy on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Acting Director, from left, James Roth, from left, Executive Director Steven M. Rothstein and Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh cut a 800 pound cake shaped like the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library at the JFK100 Celebration on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: A crayor drawing made by a young President John F. Kennedy on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Guests stand and cover their hearts as the U.S. Navy Band performs at the JFK100 Celebration at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: A letter from President John F. Kennedy to Eunice Shriver on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Signage on the JFK 100: Milestones & Mements Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Members of the U.S. Navy Band perform at the JFK100 Celebration at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Guests check out a portrait of President John F. Kennedy on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: A woman looks at a flag from the PT-109 boat that was attacked on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: A detail on a 800 pound cake shaped like the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library at the JFK100 Celebration on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: The hat and gloves worn by President John F. Kennedy at his inauguration on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Various items owned by President John F. Kennedy on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mements Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Notes from President John F. Kennedy's first day in office on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: A helmet given to President John F. Kennedy by NASA on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: The Presidential Seal used by President John F. Kennedy at press conferences on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - MAY 29: Guests check out various items from President John F. Kennedy's on display at the JFK 100: Milestones & Mementos Exhibit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library on May 29, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. May 29th marks 100 years since the 35th president of the United States was born. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)
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