Former President John F Kennedy
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Mimi Alford reveals start of her affair with JFK in 1962

16 February 2012 Last updated at 18:42 GMT

A book written by a former mistress of President John F Kennedy reveals further details of their affair.

Mimi Alford was an intern in the White House press office when she was invited to have a swim by one of his colleagues.

She told BBC Radio 5 live's Richard Bacon what happened.

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