Caroline Kennedy is the only surviving child of former President John F Kennedy. She's the niece of
Caroline was born in 1957 in New York City. Her brother, John Jr., was born in 1960. Like many other Kennedy's, she graduated from Harvard and then from Columbia Law School.
She is married to Edwin Schlossberg and they have two daughters and one son.
Caroline also owns her mother's 375-acre estate known as Red Gate Farm in Aquinnah on Martha's Vineyard.
Kennedy endorsed Barack Obama in the 2008 presidential election. She also expressed her interest in Hillary Clinton's US Senate seat for the state of New York.
She supports same sex marriage, is pro-choice, and is a strong supporter of gun control.