John Kennedy Jr. is showing his presidential side.

Kennedy is editor in chief of George magazine and will take on the additional role of president, said David Pecker, the chief executive officer of Hachette Filipacchi Magazines."His vision as editor in chief has been instrumental in positioning George as the largest-selling political magazine in the nation," Pecker said Tuesday.

The monthly magazine, which Kennedy founded in 1995, has a circulation of about 424,000.

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Birthdays: For Wednesday, March 11

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch 67

ABC News correspondent Sam Donaldson 64

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia 62

Actress Susan Richardson 46

Actress Alex Kingston 35