Andrew Jackson’s Lucky Day


The first attempt to assassinate a president was on Andrew Jackson by Richard Lawrence, a house painter. Both of his guns misfired, however – an event that statisticians say should occur only once in 125,000 times. Andrew Jackson then chased Lawrence with his walking stick. – Provided by RandomHistory.com

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Author: Bill

Birder, cat-lover, pilot, poet. Former lounge lizard, pauper, pagan, lifeguard, chauffeur,cop and martial artist, turned pacifist addiction writer. Tries to be a good husband, father and brother, and makes a decent friend. Likes to take pictures. Stumbling down the Middle Path, one day at a time.

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