How many American presidents were assassinated?

Abraham Lincoln, Portrait
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), 16th US president. FPG/ The Image Bank/ Getty Images

Question: How many American presidents were assassinated?

Answer: Four presidents were assassinated while in office. Those were:

All four of them were killed by shooting. Interestingly enough, they were also all victims of Tecumseh's Curse.

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Six presidents survived assassination attempts:

 

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