In an address at rice university on september 12, 1962, president john f kennedy rallies support for the race to space by telling his fellow americans that the reason we endeavor to go to the moon is. John f kennedy's speech can not only be related to other countries, it was directed to other countries he was talking about beating all other countries, such as the soviet union, to the moon the us was able to gain information about our lunar system before any other nation from being the first.
Jfk’s moon speech posted on october john f kennedy addressed the citizens of the united states and the leaders of russia about the status of the race with the. John f kennedy address at rice university on the space effort 1962 speech transcript president pitzer, mr vice president to the moon and to the planets. On september 12, 1962, amid a fierce space race with the soviet union, us president john f kennedy delivered a stirring speech to 40,000 sweaty spectators at the football stadium at rice univers.
We choose to go to the moon is the famous tagline of a speech about the effort to reach the moon delivered by president john f kennedy to a large crowd gathered at rice stadium in houston, texas on september 12, 1962. Jfk’s moon speech michael howard speaker john f kennedy (1917- 1963) 35 th president of the united states occasion the speech was given on september 12, 1962 jfk gave the speech because he felt the need to speak about the space program and the advancements that have been made. John f kennedy speech, may 25, 1961 audio preview set inexorably in motion by john f kennedy's famous moon speech of may 25 1961. A printing of the famouse jfk moon speech along with an audio link to astronaut armstrong on the moon the jon f kennedy moon speech from 1962.
In a july 1961 speech, kennedy announced his decision to add $3 nicknamed big john uss john f kennedy announcement by john f kennedy to go to the moon. Text of president john kennedy's rice stadium moon speech president pitzer, mr vice president, governor, congressman thomas, senator wiley, and congressman miller, mr webb, mr bell, scientists, distinguished guests, and ladies and gentlemen:.
Jfk moon speech 2012-09-08t17:50:00 president obama visited john f kennedy’s grave for a wreath-laying ceremony to mark the 50th anniversary of his. President john f kennedy announced, before a special joint session of congress on may 25, 1961, that the united states would commit to a lunar landing before 1970.
Fifty years ago today (sept 12), president john f kennedy whipped up support for nasa's fledgling apollo program in a speech that contains perhaps the most famous words he ever uttered about space exploration kennedy's stirring, soaring moon speech, delivered at rice university in houston, laid. On september 12th, 1962, president kennedy gave an impassioned speech defending the country's decision to devote resources towards a moon mission. On september 12, 1962, president john f kennedy delivered a speech at rice university in houston, texas his remarks are a continuation of a promise he made in 1961 to put a man on the moon before the end of the decade. Compiled by john woolley and gerhard peters : document archive • public papers of the presidents citation: john f kennedy: inaugural address, january 20, 1961.Download