Christopher G. Kennedy

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Christopher George Kennedy, Sr.

Current Location:: Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States
Birthplace: Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert F. Kennedy, U.S. Attorney General and Ethel Skakel Kennedy
Husband of Sheila Sinclair Kennedy
Father of Katherine Berner Kennedy; Christopher George Kennedy, Jr.; Sarah Louise Kennedy and Claire Rose Kennedy
Brother of Kathleen Kennedy Townsend; Joseph P. Kennedy II; Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.; David Anthony Kennedy; Private and 6 others

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About Christopher G. Kennedy

Christopher George Kennedy (born July 4, 1963) is an American businessman, politician, and Chair of Joseph P. Kennedy Enterprises, Inc. He is a son of former U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy, a member of the Kennedy family. Kennedy served as Chair of the Board of Trustees for the University of Illinois from 2009 to 2015. Until April 2012, he was also president of Merchandise Mart Properties, a commercial property management firm based in Chicago.

He is a candidate in the Democratic Party primary for Governor of Illinois in the 2018 election.

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Christopher G. Kennedy's Timeline

July 4, 1963
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
October 4, 1990
June 15, 1992
September 26, 1994
November 3, 1998
Boston College
Chicago, Illinois, United States