The Opening Act of Camelot: Almost Certainly the First Appointment John F. Kennedy Signed as President, Upon His Arrival at the Oval Office The appointment, dated January 21, 1961, JFK’s first day in the Oval Office, was signed so early that day that it lacks Dean Rusk’s signature as Secretary of State, as Rusk was not sworn in until later that day.

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