JFK Addresses Thousands in Germany: “Ich Bin Ein Berliner”

  • Share
  • Read Later

As we approach the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s death, here’s a look back at his Brandenburg Gate speech in West Berlin on June 26, 1963, via NowThisNews.

In the famous speech, JFK tells thousands of people in the crowd, “Ich bin ein Berliner,” meaning, “I am a Berliner.”


Also, check out some rare photos from JFK’s trip to Berlin, from Life.