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Ronald Reagan: A life in pictures
The Reagan family in 1913.
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John and Nellie Reagan with their sons, Neil and Ronald.
1928 yearbook
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A 1928 yearbook recalls that a boy who was to become an actor and a president served as president of a school drama club.
Ronald Reagan and Ann Sheridan
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Ronald Reagan the actor pictured with Ann Sheridan in the 1941 film Juke Girl.
Ronald and Nancy Reagan married in 1952
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Ronald and Nancy Reagan married in 1952.
Nancy Reagan proudly watches as her husband Ronald Reagan takes the oath of office at the Capitol
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His 1980 election victory established Reagan on the world stage.
Reagan is pushed into his car by Secret Service agents
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Only months after taking office, the president survived an assassination attempt.
Thatcher and Reagan
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Reagan established a legendary rapport with another feisty conservative leader, British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.
Reagan with Vice-President George Bush
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A landslide victory in the 1984 election consolidated the Republicans' position of power.
Ronald Reagan, George Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev in New York
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With Mikhail Gorbachev bringing political reform to the Kremlin, Reagan oversaw the start of a new detente with the Soviets.
Ronald and Nancy Reagan
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After two terms of office, Ronald Reagan made way in the White House for his Vice-President, George Bush.
Nancy and Ronald Reagan on his 89th birthday
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As Alzheimer's disease took its terrible hold, Nancy continued to care for her husband - here on his 89th birthday.




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