Patty Hearst's kidnapping

Patty Hearst was kidnapped 40 years ago on February 4, 1974. Hearst grew up in wealth and privilege as the daughter of Randolph A. Hearst, chairman of media conglomerate Hearst Corp., and Catherine Hearst, a University of California regent. Hearst's grandfather was famed publisher William Randolph Hearst.

Patty Hearst was kidnapped 40 years ago on February 4, 1974. Hearst grew up in wealth and privilege as the daughter of Randolph A. Hearst, chairman of media conglomerate Hearst Corp., and Catherine Hearst, a University of California regent. Hearst's grandfather was famed publisher William Randolph Hearst.