How A Visit To India In 1962 Turned Jackie Kennedy Into A Legend

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It’s March 1962, and First Lady Jackie Kennedy has landed in the Indian capital of New Delhi. Without her famous husband at her side, she meets politicians, tours the sights and even greets a baby elephant with glee. Two weeks later, she returns to the United States. But the impact of her visit will be felt for many years to come.

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