Eunice Kennedy Shriver
|Eunice Kennedy Shriver
|Born||Eunice Mary Kennedy
July 10, 1921
Brookline, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||August 11, 2009
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|Resting place||St. Francis Xavier Roman Catholic Church parish cemetery
Centerville, Massachusetts, United States
|Alma mater||Stanford University|
|Spouse||Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr.
(m. 1953–2009, her death)
|Children||Robert Sargent Shriver III
Maria Owings Shriver
Timothy Perry Shriver
Mark Kennedy Shriver
Anthony Paul Kennedy Shriver
|Parents||Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr.
Rose Kennedy (née Fitzgerald)
|Relatives||Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. (brother)
John F. Kennedy (brother)
Rosemary Kennedy (sister)
Kathleen Agnes Kennedy (sister)
Patricia Kennedy Lawford (sister)
Robert F. Kennedy (brother)
Jean Kennedy Smith (sister)
Ted Kennedy (brother)
Early life[change | change source]
Personal life[change | change source]
Kennedy was married to Sargent Shriver from 1953 until her death in 2009. They had five children. Shriver died on August 11, 2009 in Hyannis, Massachusetts after having a stroke, aged 88. Her husband, Sargent Shriver died on January 18, 2011 in Bethesda, Maryland.
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References[change | change source]
- Grinberg, Emanuella (undated). "Eunice Kennedy Shriver dies". Edition.cnn.com. http://edition.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/08/11/eunice.kennedy.shriver/. Retrieved January 12, 2014.
- Smith, J.Y. (August 11, 2009). "Eunice Kennedy Shriver, Founder of Special Olympics, Dies at 88" The Washington Post. Retrieved August 11, 2009.
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