JFK and Jackie Kennedy's First Year of Marriage In Photos

Rare shots of the political power couple showcase their early life together.

Kennedy Newlyweds
(Image credit: Hulton Archive)

John Fitzgerald Kennedy and Jacqueline Lee Bouvier's wedding was as fairytale-esque as real life gets. The ceremony was held on September 12, 1953 in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Newport, Rhode Island and a luxe reception followed with more than 800 guests (opens in new tab). But after the celebration, real life began. Here, we share rare photos of the iconic couple during their first year of marriage. Name a more iconic duo; we'll wait.