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Photo of Kennedy family in 1938, New York state. From the left From the right, seated: Eunice; Jean;

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

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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.

Read more in Folha de S.Paulo.

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