Jackie Onassis Said JFK “picked” her Pink Suit for Dallas, Before She Died
Jacqueline Kennedy with brother-in-law Robert F. Kennedy watch as the flag-draped coffin of President Kennedy is placed on a bier in the White House East Room. Very few articles of clothing are perhaps more famous than it. In just one still image, the sight of it carries a myriad of messages about so many aspects of not only American Culture Jacqueline Kennedy wore her famous pink suit on numerous occasions before her husband asked her to wear it in Dallas It is a crystallization of an historical turning point and lost hope, a media metaphor for a naiver time often
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Categories: First Ladies, Presidents, The Kennedys
Tags: Dallas, Fort Worth, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, JFK Assassination, John F Kennedy, pink suit