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Monday, February 3, 2014

Historical firsts trivia: Richard Lawrence

Richard Lawrence 1835 --- 1st known person to attempt to assassinate an American President. On January 30, 1835, President Andrew Jackson was attending the funeral of South Carolina congressman Warren R. Davis. Lawrence fired two pistols at point-blank range. Both misfired.

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