Richard Nixon

Page 1 of 1
DateCountryDetail
09/01/1913
United States Richard Nixon, the 37th president of the United States, is born in Yorba Linda, California
08/11/1960
United States John F Kennedy defeats Vice President Richard Nixon to become president.
05/01/1972
United States President Richard Nixon orders the development of the space shuttle program
17/02/1972
United States President Richard Nixon departs on his historic trip to China.
07/11/1972
United States President Richard Nixon wins a second term of office with a landslide victory over George McGovern.
15/01/1973
Vietnam President Richard Nixon orders a ceasefire in Vietnam
23/01/1973
Vietnam Richard Nixon, appears on US television to announce "peace with honour" in Vietnam
24/07/1974
United States The US Supreme Court agree unanimously that Richard Nixon should hand over the tape recordings requested by the Watergate special prosecutor.
08/08/1974
United States President Richard Nixon announces he will resign following the revelations of Watergate.
09/08/1974
United States Gerald Ford is sworn in as president following the resignation of Richard Nixon.
08/09/1974
United States Gerald Ford grants Richard Nixon a full pardon for all the crimes he may have committed while in office, including the Watergate cover up.
22/04/1994
United States Richard Nixon, 37th US President dies of a stroke at the age of 81.
Page Last Updated : 6/25/2018 10:01:00 PM
On This Day - Richard Nixon