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DeadBorn: 1/9/1913 in Yorba Linda, California, USA
Cause of death: stroke
Full name: Richard Milhous Nixon
Noted For: U.S. representative (R-CA, 1947-50); senator (R-CA, 1950-53); vice president under Eisenhower (R, 1953-61); 37th U.S. President (R, 1969-74). Ended U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War (1973). Resigned as president under threat of impeachment from the Watergate scandal (1974).
Quotation: "People have got to know whether or not their president's a crook. Well I'm not a crook."
Also see this person's photo entry in our Dead or Alive Data Base.