The Kennedy half dollar was first struck in 1964 less than a year after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The front features the face of President John F. Kennedy on the obverse and an eagle on the reverse. The obverse was designed by Gilroy Roberts and the reverse was designed by Frank Gasparro.
Reverse design: The Coat of Arms of the President of the United States
Weight: 11.34 g Composition: 75% copper, 25% nickel Circulation:8,900,000
Diameter:1.205 in., 30.61 mm