An attempt on the life of President Reagan took place on this date in 1981. The president was shot and seriously wounded by John Hinckley Jr. outside a Washington hotel. White House news secretary James Brady, a Secret Service agent and a Washington polic
It was on this date in 1990 that deposed Panamanian dictator Gen. Manuel Noriega surrendered to U.S. troops. The United States had invaded Panama just before Christmas 1989 after Noriega refused to turn over power to the duly elected government. The Panam
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