Posts tagged: Special Olympics

Eunice Kennedy Shriver, 1921-2009

She died this morning at Cape Cod Hospital, near the Kennedy family’s traditional summer compound in Hyannis, Massachusetts.

A Cool Portrait of Eunice Kennedy Shriver

“Rare Halo Display,” this portrait of Eunice Kennedy Shriver by David Lenz, was commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery and unveiled in May of this year.The artist’s son is a Special Olympics participant. Groovy backstory here.