Premium The tragic story of Rosemary Kennedy, sister of JFK lobotomized by father's order

Photo of Kennedy family in 1938, New York state. From the left From the right, seated: Eunice; Jean; Edward, sitting on his father's lap, Joseph Kennedy; Patricia and Kathleen. Standing, from the left to the right, Rosemary, Robert, John, Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy and Joseph P. Kennedy

The Kennedy's oldest daughter was 23 when she underwent surgery that promised to cure psychic illness.

You may have heard of the so-called "Kennedy Curse," a sequence of tragic events that hit one of America's best-known political clans throughout the 20th century.

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