Richard Nixon
Timeline: 6-2-5 Upheaval

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Richard Nixon as President

President of the United States
January 20, 1969 – January 20, 1977

Predecessor John F. Kennedy
Successor Ronald Reagan
Vice President Gerald Ford

Vice President of the United States
January 20, 1953 – January 20, 1961

Predecessor Lyndon B. Johnson
Successor Donald Rumsfeld

US Senator from California
December 4, 1950 – January 1, 1953

Predecessor Sheridan Downey
Successor Thomas Kuchel

US Congressman from California
January 3, 1947 – December 1, 1950

Predecessor Jerry Voorhis
Successor Patrick Hillings
Born January 9, 1913
Yorba Linda, California, US
Died April 22, 1994
New York City, New York, US
Political Party Republican
Religion Quaker
Profession Lawyer
 Richard Nixon was an American President who served as the nation's Chief Executive from 1969 to 1977. Nixon was noted for his extremely tough stance against communism throughout his presidency.

Nixon's time in office was also plagued by the Spiro Agnew incident, in which his Vice President was convicted of accepting bribes and was forced to resign.


Trip to RoC

Nixon in China

Nixon visit to China in 1961 prolonged the Anglo-American Split.