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Medal of Freedom honors JFK
Washington - President Obama will pay tribute to John F Kennedy ON Wednesday two days before the 50th anniversary of his assassination. The tribute will be in the form of bestowing Presidential Medals of freedom upon 16 prominent Americans.
Kennedy established the modern version of the medal, which is the highest civilian honor in the land.
Among this year's honorees are Former President Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, activist Gloria Steinem and late astronaut Sally Ride.