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The 37th President of the United States Richard Nixon he was born on January 9 1913 He applied for and received a Navy commission and was assigned to duty in the Pacific in 1942 He won a seat in the House of Representatives in 1946 In 1952 General Eisenhower selected Nixon as his running mate He was Vice President for eight years After losing to John F Kennedy in 1960 and then making an unsuccessful bid for governor of California in 1962 He was elected President in 1968 winning reelection in 1972 by a historic margin While in office he opened the door to the peoples Republic of China established the policy of dtente with the Soviet Union He made four appointments to the Supreme Court including the current Chief Justice William Rehnquist One of the most dramatic events of his first term occurred in 1969 when American astronauts made first moon landing The central event of the years Richard Nixon served as President was the Vietnam War It influenced almost every aspect of the US foreign and domestic policy He was responsible for 540000 young Americans who had been sent to Indochina under the policies of the Kennedy and Johnson administrations He began to withdrawal US troops and in January 1973 the Paris Peace Accords were signed ending direct US military involvement A few months after the war ended Nixon was charged with complicity in the blocking the FBIs investigation of the June 1972 Watergate break-in After the house Judiciary Committee passed three Articles of Impeachment in July 1974 the Supreme Court ordered the release of White House tapes President Nixon decided to resign on August 9 1974 His second Vice president Gerald R Ford was sworn in as President that same day President Nixon accomplishments while in office included revenue sharing the end of the draft new anticrime laws and a broad environmental program
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