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Q: Who survived an assassination attempt by a man claiming to be King Richard III in 1835?
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Andrew Jackson survived the assassination attempt (January 30, 1835) when both of housepainter Richard Lawrence's percussion pistols misfired.

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Andrew Jackson's assassination attempt was made on him by an British housepainter not a housekeeper on 30 January 1835.Richard Lawrence tried to assassinate President Andrew Jackson when both of his pistols failed to fire. He was found to be insane and died at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Washington, DC in 1861.

Where did Andrew Jackson survive an assassination?

Andrew Jackson survived an assassination attempt in Washington D.C. on January 30, 1835. He was leaving the Capitol building after attending a funeral when Richard Lawrence fired a pistol at him twice. Because the pistol misfired both times, it missed hitting Jackson who then proceeded to hit the would-be-assassin with his cane.

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In 1835, Richard Lawrence shot at Andrew Jackson. However, the gun misfired and he missed. This was an assassination attempt on Andrew Jacksonâ??s life.

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Who was the first president to survive an assassination attempt?

The 7th US President, Andrew Jackson, survived a gun attack on January 30, 1835. At the Capitol Building, a house painter named Richard Lawrence aimed two percussion pistols at the President, but both misfired. Lawrence was confined to an insane asylum and died in 1861.

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