John Kennedy (Irish celebrity)

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John Kennedy
Nationality Irish
Known for being the father of Lucy Kennedy, his musical exploits of the 1960s and 2000s
Title Mr Kennedy
Partner(s) Separated
Children Lucy Kennedy

John Kennedy is an Irish television celebrity. He is the father of presenter Lucy Kennedy whom he accompanies as a pianist on the RTÉ Two chat programme The Lucy Kennedy Show.[1] He is also known for composing Ireland's entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1968.[2] "Chance of a Lifetime", performed by Pat McGeegan, placed fourth in the competition but topped the Irish Singles Chart.[3]


  1. ^ "I'll be in bed when my new chat show is on, says Lucy". Evening Herald. 2009-01-06. Retrieved 2009-01-06. 
  2. ^ "The Lucy Kennedy Show.". 2009-01-06. Retrieved 2009-01-06. 
  3. ^ "Irish News". All Kinds Of Everything. Accessed 6 January 2009.

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