(Closed) Jackie Kennedy’s Engagement Ring from John F. Kennedy

posted 7 years ago in Rings
Post # 3
2600 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

I love her ring 🙂  I got emeralds in my wedding band partly because of that (a little part, but still!)

We have the same birthday and my whole life my family and friends have commented on my love of sunglasses, purses, coats and boucle jackets as being my Jackie O’ problem.


Post # 5
3639 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2015

This is a great post! Add Princess Di/Kate Middleton to the famous ladies with coloured rings. (or ring, seeing as it is the same one)

Post # 6
4327 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: January 1992

I like the Kennedy ring far more than the Onassis ring, personally. Man, that diamond is an egregious monster!

Post # 7
3776 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: December 2004

I am a big time Jacqueline Kennedy fan.  I thought I would share a tidbit I heard while watching something about her.  After the death of JFK she tried to have the redesigned ring put back the way it was when JFK gave it to her.  Apparently there was not enough gold in the redesigned ring to put it back the way it was (she didn’t want new gold added) so she had another ring made that duplicated the original engagement ring in everyway except that the diamonds surrounded a pear shaped emerald instead of an emerald cut emerald.  She wore it as a right hand ring.  Interesting, huh?

Post # 8
5110 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: November 2011

I didnt know that!! What a fun fact!! Its beautiful. 

Post # 10
2299 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

I think they’re both gorgeous!

Post # 12
1571 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

That ring is KILLER. I am crazy about emeralds. So timeless and gorgeous.

Post # 13
97 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: April 2014

I love that ring. Thanks for posting. Thats my FF (fun fact) for the day.

Post # 14
4803 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

Yowza!  If I had that second ring it might go into a vault too!

Post # 15
1701 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

If I had the second ring, I’d wear it every day–no one would think it was real:)

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