Ronald Reagan Is Shot by Would-Be Assassin Ca. 1981Unknown - 1981
On March 30, 1981, President Ronald Reagan was shot by John Hinckley, a 25-year-old drifter who thought that assassinating the president would impress the actress Jodi Foster. Reagan survived the attempt and was able to return to office within weeks, while Hinckley was ultimately acquitted of murder charges on grounds of insanity.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , WPA Film Library, , 
Copyright Date: ©1981
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