Synopsis by Cara Saposnik
The American equivalent of royalty, the Kennedy family will forever serve as an object of fascination for many. In this biography from A&E, the life of one of the most alluring figures to emerge from the Kennedy clan is profiled. Jacqueline Onasis married into the Kennedy dynasty, and was very early on an object of adoration. After the assassination of President Kennedy, she married Greek millionaire Aristotle Onasis, and from then on, she was given the pop-icon name of "Jackie O." A private woman who sheltered her children, Jackie O. continues to be a source of public debate and interest. This documentary portrait is an overview of her life and her meaning in our culture.