Ronald Reagan Centennial

Marking the anniversary of the 40th President’s near assassination

Video: First Person: 30 years since Reagan shooting

Former AP photographer Ron Edmonds and former secret service agent Danny Spriggs talk about witnessing the assassination attempt on Ronald Reagan.


The Post's Dan Balz analyzes what made Reagan the great communicator.

In Reagan's words

"When you get into bed with government, you're going to get up with more than just a good night's sleep."
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The Gipper's long shadow

The power of the Reagan dogma has grown in the years since the 40th president left the scene.


No fanfare at Reagan building before Reagan's 100th

There are no events planned until May in the downtown Washington federal building bearing Ronald Reagan's name to mark his 100th birthday.

How much do you know about President Ronald Reagan?

Test your knowledge with our online quiz and see how much you know about the 40th President.

Exhibits, festivities mark 100th anniversary of Reagan's birth

Plans for President Ronald Reagan's centennial birthday celebration in the U.S. - and around the world - appear to match the outsized personality of the man who occupied the White House from 1981 to 1989.

Remembering Reagan
at the National Archives

Photos | The National Archives are featuring a small, changing selection of rarely displayed original documents and objects in recognition of the Ronald Reagan Centennial.

3 new documentaries take on Reagan

Nothing sticks around like our collective memories of Ronald Wilson Reagan - fond and not-so-fond, ranging from the lingeringly repugnant to the full-on hagiographic.


What's named after
Reagan where you live?

Is there a building, street or park named after Ronald Reagan in your city or state? Snap a photo of it and share it with us.
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Live Q&A on Monday at 11 a.m.

Join author Steven Hayward as he discusses the legacy of 40th President Ronald Reagan.

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Q&A with Craig Shirley

Reagan historian and author Craig Shirley talks about the "great communicator's" life, presidency, policies and more.

Archive coverage of Ronald Reagan's death and funeral services

Complete coverage from June 2004 including photo galleries, video, remembrances, and historic speeches made by the former president.