Thirty years ago today, Ronald Reagan was shot at 2:27 p.m. But his former Chief Foreign Policy Adviser, Richard V. Allen, remembers the whole day vividly.
A visiting scholar at the National Constitution Center, Allen shares his account exclusively with the Constitution Daily, from the beginning of the day to the actions that saved the president’s life.
Even if you don’t remember the day, you’ll be impressed how well Allen does.
For more on the Reagan shooting, check out today’s Radio Times interview with Del Quentin Wilber, who wrote a book about the event.