Richard Nixon

 
 
37th President of the United States
In office
January 20, 1969 – August 9, 1974
Vice President
  • Spiro Agnew (1969–1973)
  • None (Oct–Dec. 1973)
  • Gerald Ford (1973–1974)
Preceded byLyndon B. Johnson
Succeeded byGerald Ford
36th Vice President of the United States
In office
January 20, 1953 – January 20, 1961
PresidentDwight D. Eisenhower
Preceded byAlben W. Barkley
Succeeded byLyndon B. Johnson
United States Senator
from California
In office
December 1, 1950 – January 1, 1953
Preceded bySheridan Downey
Succeeded byThomas Kuchel
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from California‘s 12th district
In office
January 3, 1947 – November 30, 1950
Preceded byJerry Voorhis
Succeeded byPatrick J. Hillings
Personal details
Born
Richard Milhous Nixon

January 9, 1913
Yorba Linda, California, U.S.
DiedApril 22, 1994 (aged 81)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Resting placeRichard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)
Pat Ryan
(m. 1940; died 1993)
ChildrenTricia
Julie
MotherHannah Milhous
FatherFrank Nixon
EducationWhittier College (BA)
Duke University (JD)
SignatureCursive signature in ink
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/service United States Navy
Years of service1942–1946 (active)
1946–1966 (inactive)
RankUS Navy O5 infobox.svg Commander
Battles/warsWorld War II
 • South Pacific Theater[1]
AwardsNavy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal ribbon.svg Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (2)
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