Richard Nixon

Apr 22, 1994

President Richard Nixon died of a stroke at the age of 81.

Jun 24, 1982

The US Supreme Court declared that no president could be sued for their choices while in office.

Sep 8, 1974

US President Gerald Ford officially pardoned Richard Nixon for any crimes he committed as President.

Aug 9, 1974

Vice President Gerald Ford was sworn in as the 38th President of the United States after Richard Nixon handed in his resignation.

Aug 8, 1974

Richard Nixon announced his resignation from being President of the United States of America.

Dec 28, 1973

President Richard Nixon signed the US Endangered Species Act into law.

Jun 14, 1973

President Richard Nixon implemented a 60-day price freeze across the US.

Feb 21, 1972

US President Richard Nixon met with Chinese leader Mao Zedong in Beijing to finalize a peace deal between their two countries.

Feb 4, 1972

The former United States Senator Strom Thurmond sent a secret memo to President Richard Nixon's aide, saying John Lennon should be deported.

Jan 5, 1972

President Richard Nixon passed a new law that allowed NASA to build America’s first space shuttle.

Jun 17, 1971

US President Richard Nixon declared a War on Drugs.

Nov 21, 1970

Elvis Presley met President Richard Nixon in the White House.

Nov 6, 1968

Richard Milhous Nixon won the election and became the 37th President of the United States.

May 8, 1958

Richard Nixon was harassed in Peru.

Apr 28, 1958

Vice President Richard Nixon started a goodwill tour in South America to show that the US was committed to the region.