By Jesus Orozco
About Richard Nixon
His Pursuit of the Hiss case established his reputation as a leading anti-communist. He was the running mate of Dwight D. Eisenhower, The republican party presidential election nominee. Nixon served eight years as vice-president. Nixon presided over the Apollo 11 moon landing which ended the moon race.
- Richard Nixon was born in Yorba Linda NY.
- He graduated from Duke university of law in 1937.
- He ran for president in 1960 but lost to John F Kennedy.
- His wife Pat Nixon moved to Washington to work in the federal government.
- In 1968 he ran again for president and defeated Hubert Humphrey.
In January 1973, The U.S., south Vietnam, viet-kong, and north Vietnam signed a cease fire agreement.