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New York Daily News

New York Daily News
Sat, 31 Oct 2015 09:01:04 -0700

(Originally published by the Daily News on November 2, 1950. This story was written by Paul Healy.) WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 1 - The shooting in front of Blair House startled President Truman out of his usual midday nap today but otherwise did not alter ...

The Southern

The Southern
Fri, 20 Nov 2015 05:30:00 -0800

Since 1865, four U.S. Presidents have been assassinated while in office. The four assassinations were all by gunshot. Abraham Lincoln, 16th President, was shot in Washington, DC on April 14, 1865 and died the following morning. James A. Garfield, the ...
Huffington Post
Fri, 01 Nov 2013 14:54:52 -0700

Moreover, the timing of Truman's assassination attempt by the two Puerto Rican nationalists is noteworthy. This incident occurred only days after the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party started its October 1950 Revolution, attempting to create an ...


Sat, 01 Nov 2008 03:01:35 -0700

On Nov. 1, 1950, two Puerto Rican nationalists, Oscar Collazo and Griselio Torresola, tried to assassinate President Truman in hopes of bringing their country closer to independence. Assassination Attempt Fails. facebook. Share. Puerto Rico had been in ...

Washington Post

Washington Post
Tue, 06 Aug 2013 07:29:06 -0700

Dear Jeff,. Welcome to The Post. I have read that the $250 million you paid for this newspaper is roughly 1 percent of your net worth, making it about as risky and consequential a purchase for you as a used 2003 Honda Civic might be for me. Still, I ...
Washington Post
Mon, 05 Aug 2013 15:26:04 -0700

Newspaper fronts throughout The Washington Post's history. Nov. 2, 1950 The Truman assassination attempt. The Washington Post. Buy Photo. Wait 1 second to continue. READ: Newspaper to be sold to Amazon founder. The company has agreed to sell its ...

Quad City Times

Quad City Times
Sat, 22 Jan 2011 21:15:00 -0800

President-elect Franklin Roosevelt is shown as he assured a crowd of supporters that he had received no injury after Joe (Giuseppe) Zingara attempted to assassinate him at a public reception in Bayfront Park at Miami the night of February 15, 1933 ...

McClatchy Washington Bureau

McClatchy Washington Bureau
Thu, 23 Dec 2010 14:18:45 -0800

"There are more things that we can do to make sure that I'm getting out of here," Obama said. "Getting out of here is good for me, too." ON THE WEB. Truman assassination attempt. MORE FROM MCCLATCHY. For more McClatchy politics coverage visit Planet ...

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