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Nixon

Richard M(ilhous). 1913--94, US Republican politician; 37th president from 1969 until he resigned over the Watergate scandal in 1974
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"My advice to the First Minister would be if you behave like Richard Nixon you'll end up with the same outcome as Richard Nixon."
The Richard Nixon library and museum at his birthplace in Yorba Linda, California, pays homage to him as well as to a great Pakistani statesman, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto.
"The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, one of 13 libraries in the Presidential Library system administered by the National Archives, invited independent historians to review and authenticate the historical accuracy of our permanent exhibit redesign," said Michael Ellzey, Director of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.
Kevin Spacey as Richard Nixon and Michael Shannon as Elvis Presley
Many historians recall that in defeat, Richard Nixon closely worked with his party, the Republican, with state party officials, helped the party at mid-term Congressional elections to revitalize the party machinery during a long presidency under the Democratic Party.
In 1972, President Richard Nixon was re-elected in a landslide over Democrat George McGovern.
Q: Do you approve or disapprove of the way Richard Nixon is handling his job as president?
While 22 percent voted to forgive Lance Armstrong, former President Richard Nixon followed with 12 percent, with only 3 percent voting to forgive Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff, who is currently serving a 150-year prison term.
Barack Obama is no Richard Nixon and he cannot be accused of ignoring the victims of the civil war.
At the time in 1977 when the talk show host landed his now famous interview with disgraced Richard Nixon, he was ridiculed by many, having built his reputation on soft soap interviews.
FORMER US President Richard Nixon and Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev met during the height of the Cold War - and discussed giving up smoking.
Newly released tapes reveal Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau called President Richard Nixon in May, 1973 to express his "great confidence and respect" to the embattled US president over "the Watergate thing" less than two weeks after the growing scandal claimed Nixon's top White House staff.