Assassination attempt on Ronald Reagan
The Assassination attempt on Ronald Reagan happened on Monday, 30 Mairch, 1981. 69 days after becoming Preses, Ronald Reagan was leaving after a speaking engagement at the Washington Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C.. Shots were fired by John Hinckley, Jr. as he left to enter the presidential limo. The assassination attempt started concern about gun control.
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- Wapshott, Nicholas (2007). Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher: A Political Marriage. New York, NY: Sentinel. p. 167. ISBN 978-1-101-21787-0.