9 things you didn't know about Rose Kennedy
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She was intellectual Rose, who aspired to attend Wellesley College as a youth, was very well-educated and cultured. She spoke German to the German chancellor Konrad Adenauer when they met because he did not speak English. In her diaries, she wrote at length about the work of James Joyce, Sean O'Casey and the French writer Sacha Guitry.

She was intellectual


Rose, who aspired to attend Wellesley College as a youth, was very well-educated and cultured. She spoke German to the German chancellor Konrad Adenauer when they met because he did not speak English.

In her diaries, she wrote at length about the work of James Joyce, Sean O'Casey and the French writer Sacha Guitry.
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