John Vernou Bouvier III was born in Manhattan in 1891. His nickname, "Black Jack", referred to his flamboyant lifestyle.  Bouvier's great-grandfather, Michel Charles Bouvier (1792-1874), was a French cabinetmaker from Pont-Saint-Esprit, Provence. Michel immigrated to Philadelphia in 1815 after fighting in the Napoleonic Wars, worked for Joseph Bonaparte, married, was widowed, and then married Louise Clifford Vernou (1811-1872).
Jan 16, 2021 · John Vernou Bouvier III (May 19, 1891, Easthampton, Massachusetts – August 3, 1957, New York City, New York) was an American socialite and Wall Street stockbroker. He was the father of former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Princess Lee Radziwill. His nickname was "Black Jack", referring to his omnipresent dark tan and his flamboyant lifestyle.
Jul 14, 2021 · Jackie O's dad, John Vernou Bouvier III, was a hard drinking, gambling, and womanizing man notorious for his unstable behavior. Nicknamed "Black Jack" Bouvier due to his dark complexion, he became a notorious figure during the Kennedy's age of Camelot. Despite initial disagreements, JFK and Black Jack Bouvier came to get along. In fact, the two were such great pals they ended up sharing women and drinking heavily together.
John Vernou Bouvier III (/ ˈ b uː v i eɪ / BOO-vee-ay; May 19, 1891 – August 3, 1957) was an American Wall Street stockbroker and socialite. He was the father of First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy and socialite Lee Radziwill. He was the father-in-law of John F. Kennedy. Bouvier was diagnosed with terminal liver cancer in spring 1957.
When John Vernou Bouvier III was born on 19 May 1891, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, his father, John Vernou Bouvier Jr, was 25 and his mother, Maude Frances Sergeant, was 21. He married Janet Norton Lee on 7 July 1928, in East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters.
John Vernou “Black Jack” Bouvier III. Birth. 19 May 1891. Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA. Death. 3 Aug 1957 (aged 66) Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA. Burial. Most Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery.
Aug 2, 2018 · Janet Norton Lee was only 21 when she married Jackie’s father, John Vernou “Black Jack” Bouvier III, according to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, and only 33 when she...