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Richard Nixon

1913 - 1994

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Richard Milhous Nixon (January 9, 1913 – April 22, 1994) was the 37th president of the United States, serving from 1969 to 1974. A member of the Republican Party, Nixon previously served as the 36th vice president from 1953 to 1961, having risen to national prominence as a representative and senator from California. After five years in the White House that saw the conclusion to the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Nixon has received more than 30,761,787 page views. His biography is available in 135 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 131 in 2019). Richard Nixon is the 139th most popular politician (up from 158th in 2019), the 51st most popular biography from United States (down from 50th in 2019) and the 14th most popular American Politician.

Richard Nixon was a US president from 1969 to 1974. He is most famous for his involvement in the Watergate scandal, which led to his resignation.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Richard Nixon ranks 139 out of 15,710Before him are Mehmed III, Skanderbeg, Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor, Deng Xiaoping, Sun Yat-sen, and Simón Bolívar. After him are Bayezid I, Kublai Khan, Darius III, Paul von Hindenburg, Bayezid II, and Hosni Mubarak.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1913, Richard Nixon ranks 2Before him is Albert Camus. After him are Rosa Parks, Jesse Owens, Vivien Leigh, Gerald Ford, Willy Brandt, Menachem Begin, Robert Capa, Jean Marais, Burt Lancaster, and Paul Ricœur. Among people deceased in 1994, Richard Nixon ranks 3Before him are Kim Il-sung and Karl Popper. After him are Charles Bukowski, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Erik Erikson, Eugène Ionesco, Erich Honecker, Elias Canetti, Linus Pauling, Ayrton Senna, and Andrei Chikatilo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Nixon ranks 51 out of 15,968Before him are Henry Ford (1863), John Wilkes Booth (1838), Janis Joplin (1943), Maria Callas (1923), Morgan Freeman (1937), and Martin Luther King Jr. (1929). After him are Al Capone (1899), Louis Armstrong (1901), Kirk Douglas (1916), Warren Buffett (1930), Jack London (1876), and Jack Nicholson (1937).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Richard Nixon ranks 14Before him are Hillary Clinton (1947), Benjamin Franklin (1706), Ronald Reagan (1911), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882), James K. Polk (1795), and George Washington (1732). After him are George W. Bush (1946), Harry S. Truman (1884), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), Al Gore (1948), George H. W. Bush (1924), and Joe Biden (1942).