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JFK becomes the first foreign hed of state to address the Joint Houses of the Oireachtas. (JFK Presidential Library)

Leinster House

28 June 1963

After the wreath-laying at Arbour Hill, President Kennedy addressed a Joint Sitting of the Houses of the Oireachtas in Leinster House. A huge crowd had gathered as close to Kildare Street as they could get, awaiting the arrival of JFK at 4.10pm.

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