1964 Kennedy Half Dollar

The Kennedy half dollar, first minted in 1964, is a fifty-cent coin currently issued by the United States Mint. Intended as a memorial to the assassinated President John F. Kennedy, it was authorized by Congress just over a month after his death. Striking of the new coins began in January 1964.

Features
1964 was the first and only year that the Kennedy Half Dollar was minted in 90% silver.
Year
1964
Country
United States
Quantity
1
Face Value
50 cents
Denomination
Grade
AU-55 Choice About Uncirculated
Catalog Numbers
NGC 24U2
KM# 202
Schön# 203
Mint
Philadelphia, PA USA
Mintage Numbers
273,304,004
Weight
11.500 g
Diameter
30.610 mm