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Photo Essay: Politicians Targeted by Assassins

President Gerald Ford

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Photo: Courtesy Gerald R. Ford Library

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President Gerald Ford

President Gerald Ford winces at the sound of gunfire after Sara Jane Moore attempts to shoot him in San Francisco on Sept. 22, 1975. Ford also survived an attempt by Charles Manson follower Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme in Sacramento, Calif., on Sept. 5, 1975. For more: Gerald Ford Biography (Ford Presidential Library)